Simon Anderson

Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Economics
Office location and address
248 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Collaborative Research: Targeting Privacy
Source: U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)
September 01, 2019 – August 31, 2022
Advertising Themes
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate Soc., Behav. & Eco. Science
June 01, 2008 – May 31, 2013
ECON 4390: The Economic Theory of Advertising
Credits: 3
Course deals with theories explaining the nature of advertising, and evaluates market performance in this industry, using Game Theory and Oligopoly Theory. Calculus will be used extensively. Prerequisite: ECON 3010 or ECON 3110.
ECON 7030: Microeconomic Theory II
Credits: 4
Studies general equilibrium analysis, welfare economics, externalities, and public goods. Prerequisite: ECON 7010 or instructor permission.
ECON 8170: Industrial Organization I
Credits: 3
Studies the industrial structure of the economy and its effects on allocation of resources. Prerequisite: ECON 7030 or instructor permission.
ECON 8430: Workshop in Economic Theory and Experimental Economics
Credits: 3
Current research in Economic Theory and Experimental Economics. Prerequisite: Third-year status or instructor permission.
ECON 8470: Industrial Organization Workshop
Credits: 3
Current research in Industrial Organization. Third-year status or permission of instructor.
ECON 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of the first reader or prospective first reader.