Matthew T. Jones

Economist
Division:
Consumer Protection
Email Address:
mjones1@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Strategic Complexity and Cooperation: An Experimental Study," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2014.
  • "'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.
  • "Revealed Reputations in Finitely-Repeated Prisoners' Dilemmas," with Caleb Cox, Kevin Pflum, and P.J. Healy, Working Paper.

Education

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

Fields of Interest

  • Consumer Protection Economics
  • Experiments and Surveys
  • Models of Bounded Rationality

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2012-present