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Dr. Angela M. Smith
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JMU Faculty Angela SmithAssociate Professor of Economics

When started working at JMU: 2008


Ph.D. University of Virginia
M.A. University of Virginia
B.A. The College of William and Mary

Professional interests:
Experimental economics
Game theory

Personal interests:

Current courses taught:
Intro to Macro
Public Choice
Public Finance

Key Publications:

"An Experimental Study of Exclusive Contracts," International Journal of Industrial Organization, January 2011, 29 (1), 4-13. 

"Public Choice and Behavioral Economics: Implications for Instructors" (with William C. Wood), in Teaching Economics in Troubled Times: Theory and Practice for Secondary Social Studies, edited by Mark C. Schug and William C. Wood, Routledge, 2010, 61-78.

"An Update on Bayesian Updating," (with Charles A. Holt), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, February 2009, 69 (2), 125-134. 

"The Newsvendor Pull-to-Center Effect: Adaptive Learning in a Laboratory Experiment" (with AJ A. Bostian and Charles A. Holt), Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Fall 2008, 10 (4), 590-608.