Economics Welcomes New Assistant Professor
Laurent Mathevet, Ph.D. California Institute of Technology
Posted: November 20, 2008
We are pleased to announce our newest faculty member, Dr. Laurent Mathevet. Dr. Mathevet received his B.S. in Economics with highest honors from the University of Saint-Etienne in France, and a Master in Social Sciences and Ph.D. from the California Institute of Technology. His research is in the area of mechanism design, but crosses over into Industrial Organization and Game Theory. This fall Dr. Mathevet is teaching ECO 420K, undergraduate Intermediate Microeconomics, and in the spring will teach graduate Advanced Micro Theory (387L.26) which will, for the first time at UT, provide our graduate students with training in the frontiers of mechanism design.