Matthew T. Jones

Economist
Consumer Protection
Email Address:
mjones1@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "'Nobody goes there anymore - it's too crowded:' Level-k Thinking in the Restaurant Game," FTC Bureau of Economics Working Paper No. 315, 2013.
  • "Bidding Fever in eBay Auctions of Amazon.com Gift Certificates," Economics Letters, 2011.

Selected Presentations

  • "'Nobody goes there anymore - it's too crowded:' Level-k Thinking in the Restaurant Game," Economic Science Association North American Meeting. Tucson, AZ (2012)
  • "Strategic Complexity and Cooperation: An Experimental Study," Economic Science Association International Meeting. Chicago, IL (2011)

Education

Ohio State University
PhD Economics
2012
Ohio State University
MA Economics
2008
Saint Vincent College
BS Economics, Mathematics
2007

Fields of Interest

  • Behavioral Economics
  • Experimental Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Consumer Protection

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2012-present