Martin J. Osborne
Professor; Interim Chair
Ph.D. (Stanford, 1979), B.A. (Cambridge, 1975)
Office: Max Gluskin House, 150 St. George Street, 150. Phone: 416-978-5094. Fax: 416-978-6713.
Personal website: http://www.economics.utoronto.ca/osborne/
Research fields: Microeconomic theory, Political economy
- Martin J. Osborne and Matthew Turner, "Cost benefit analyses versus referenda", Journal of Political Economy 118 (1) (2010), 156–187.
- Martin J. Osborne, An Introduction to Game Theory, Oxford University Press, New York, 2003.
- Martin J. Osborne, Jeffrey S. Rosenthal, Matthew Turner, "Meetings with Costly Participation", American Economic Review 90 (4) (2000), 927–943. (Freely available.)
- Martin J. Osborne and Ariel Rubinstein, "Games with Procedurally Rational Players", American Economic Review 88 (1998), 834–847. (Freely available.)
- Martin J. Osborne and Al Slivinski, "A Model of Political Competition with Citizen-Candidates", Quarterly Journal of Economics 111 (1996), 65–96. (Freely available.)
Honors and awards
- Fellow of the Econometric Society, 2003.
- Advanced microeconomic theory (game theory; 3rd year undergraduate; ECO 326)
- Applied game theory (3rd year undergraduate; ECO 316)
- Microeconomic theory II, unit 1 (game theory; first-year graduate; ECO 2030)