Matthew O. Jackson

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Matthew O. Jackson
Alma mater Stanford University Princeton University
AwardsSocial Choice and Welfare Prize (2002)
Scientific career
Fields Economics
Institutions Stanford University

Matthew Owen Jackson is the William D. Eberle Professor of Economics at Stanford University, an external faculty member of the Santa Fe Institute, and a fellow of CIFAR. [1] He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1988. Jackson has been honored with the Social Choice and Welfare Prize, [2] the B.E.Press Arrow Prize for Senior Economists, [3] and a Guggenheim Fellowship. [4] He has served as co-editor of Games and Economic Behavior, [5] the Review of Economic Design, [6] and Econometrica. [7] Jackson co-teaches a popular game theory course on, [8] along with Kevin Leyton-Brown and Yoav Shoham.


Jackson's research concerns game theory, microeconomic theory, and the study of social and economic networks.

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