Beth E Allen

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allen030@umn.edu
612-626-8213

Economics
4-101 HMH

1925 4th Street South

Affiliations
Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1978.

Specialties

  • competition
  • economic theory
  • economic trends
  • economics of information and uncertainty
  • game theory
  • microeconomic theory
  • microeconomics
  • price-setting
Courses Taught
  • Econ 4968: Advanced Topics in Economics
  • Econ 8102 - Microeconomic Theory
  • Econ 8119 - Cooperative Game Theory
  • Econ 8182 - Advanced Topics in Microeconomics
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Chair, Curtis L. Carlson in Economics:
Publications
  • Price-Setting Firms and the Oligopolistic Foundations of Perfect Competition. Allen, Beth, with Martin Hellwig, 1986.
  • Information as an Economic Commodity. Allen, Beth, 1990.
  • Choosing R & D Projects: An Informational Approach. Allen, Beth, Apr-87.
  • Generic Existence of Completely Revealing Equilibria for Economies with Uncertainty when Prices Convey Information. Allen, Beth, 1981.
  • The Future of Microeconomic Theory. Allen, Beth, 2000.
Awards
  • National Science Foundation Grant