Lawrence M. Ausubel, Professor, received his PhD in Economics from Stanford University in 1984, also earning a Master of Legal Studies from Stanford Law School and an MS in mathematics. He taught in the Department of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences at Northwestern University for 8 years before joining the Maryland faculty in 1992. His main research field is microeconomic theory, particularly in game theory and the economics of asymmetric information. He has written extensively on the bilateral bargaining, multiple-object auctions, the credit card market, and other aspects of industrial organization and financial markets.

Areas of Interest

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Game Theory
  • Economics of Asymmetric Information

Degrees

  • Degree Type
    PhD
    Degree Details
    Stanford University, 1984
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
ECON704 Advanced Microeconomics II Spring 2023
ECON603 Microeconomic Analysis I Fall 2022 Syllabus
ECON704 Advanced Microeconomics II Spring 2022
ECON603 Microeconomic Analysis I Fall 2021
Larry Ausubel
4130C Tydings Hall
Department of Economics
Email
ausubel [at] umd.edu