Joel Watson is a professor of economics
at the University of California, San Diego.
He is an applied economic theorist who
specializes in developing game theoretic
models of contractual settings.
He recently finished a term as Chairperson
of the Economics Department. Other
administrative work includes co-founding
EconJobMarket.org, which is the central
repository of advertisements,
applications, and reference letters for the
academic economics job market.
To obtain more information
about Watson and his research (including the new edition
of Strategy: An Introduction to Game Theory), click on
the titles in the bar on your left.
Address: University of California, San Diego, Department of Economics 0508,
9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0508.
Telephone: (858) 534-3384.
Email addresses: For research and professional matters, use "jwatson" with the suffix
"ucsd.edu". Correspondence related to courses that Watson
is currently teaching can be sent to "watsonvs" with the suffix