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Scholarly Interest Report
Marc P. Dudey
Associate Professor
  • B.A. with honors (1980) University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Ph.D. Economics (1984) Princeton University
  • M.S. (1986) Mathematics University of Southern California
Primary Department
   Department of Economics
Research Areas
 Industrial Organization

A Coasian Example of Durable Good Monopoly with Discrete Demand


Demonstrates Coase's intuition about durable good monopoly without the artifice of a continuum of buyers.


Reinventing the Wheel of Retailing, with Peter Hartley (under revision)

Selected Publications

"A Discrete Demand Example of the Coase Conjecture." In Revision


"The Wheel of Retailing." In Revision


Dudey "Quntity Precommitment and Price Competition Yield Bertrand Outcomes." Submitted


Dudey, Marc "Dynamic Monopoly with Nondurable Goods." (JET 1996) reprinted in "Voluumne in Honor of Hugo Sonnecschein," ed. by Matthew Jackson and Andrew McLennan (2005)


Dudey, Marc "When Duopolists Do Not Restrict Supply." The Rand Journal of Economics (2004) Submitted

 Invited Papers

"Quantity Precommitment and Price Competition Yield Bertrand Outcomes." North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society 2007, Duke University, Durham, NC. (June 21-24, 2007)


"When Duopolists do not Restrict Supply." Hugo Sonnenschein Conference, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. (October 2005)


"When Duopolists do not Restrict Supply." World Congress of the Econometric Society, University College, London, England. (August 2005)

 Invited Talks

"John Nash's Game Theory." U. S. Premiere of the Nobel Foundation's Centennial Exhibition of the Nobel Prize, Houston, TX. (March 2003)


"The Free Rider Problem in Durable Good Monopoly." First International Industrial Organization Conference, Boston, MA. (April 2003)


"Quantity Precommitment and Dynamic Price Competition Can Yield the Bertrand Outcome." World Congress of the Game Theory Society, Bilbao, Spain. (July 2000)


"Quantity Precommitment and Dynamic Price Competition Can Yield the Bertrand Outcome." Southeastern Theory and International Economics Meeting, Rice University, Houston, TX. (October 2000)


"The Wheel of Retailing." Southern Economic Association Meeting, Crystal City, VA. (November 2000)


"The Cournot Paradox." Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin fur Sozialforschung; Industrial Organization Conference, Berlin, Germany. (October 7, 1999)


"The Cournot Paradox." Texas A & M University, Department of Economics, College Station, TX. (November 8, 1999)


"The Cournot Paradox." Rice University, Department of Economics, Houston, TX. (September 23, 1999)

 Seminar Speaker

"When Duopolists do not Restrict Supply." Department of Economics, Rice University, Houston, TX. (September 2005)

Editorial Positions
 Associate Editor, Southern Economic Journal. (2002 - 2002)

 Associate Editor, Southern Economics Journal. (2003 - 2003)

Supervised Theses & Dissertations
 Alexander Ruiz, Ph.D. Late Bidding, Seller's Reputation and Competing Auctions: Empirical Essays on eBay Auctions. (2004) (Thesis Committee Member)

Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 Member, Southern Economic Association

 Member, American Economic Association

 Member, Econometric Society

 Econometric Society Member,

 Organized Sessions for Southern Economic Association Meeting,

 American Economic Association Member,

 Southern Economic Association Member,