Terence Johnson is an industrial organization economist, focused on dynamic game theory and market design.  His scholarly work appears in the Journal of Economic Theory and the Oxford Handbook of Market Design.  His current theoretical research focuses on game theoretic and econometric properties of continuous-time games, and how dynamic network formation processes can be estimated. 

His applied work concerns adapts market design tools to solving novel problems, primarily in developing countries.  With co-author Molly Lipscomb (University of Virginia), he is working on redesigning sanitation markets in Burkina Faso and Ghana on a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.  With Notre Dame co-authors Wyatt Brooks and Kevin Donovan, he is studying entrepreneurship in Kenya with funding from the Ford Family Program.

Thematic Interests

Market and mechanism design; dynamic game theory

Current Research

"Subsistence Entrepreneurship & Targeted Interventions: Evidence from Dandora, Kenya"


Journal Articles

Book Chapters

"Can the economics job market be improved?" in Nir Vulkan, Alvin E. Roth, and Zvika Neeman eds. The Handbook of Market Design (Oxford University Press, 2013)

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