Matthew A Masten

Assistant Professor of Economics

Professor Masten's research focuses on econometrics and social interactions. He is currently working on models with high dimensional heterogeneity and simultaneity, with applications to social interactions and peer effects.


  • Ph.D., Northwestern University 2013

Masten, MA, and Torgovitsky, A. "Identification of Instrumental Variable Correlated Random Coefficients Models." Review of Economics and Statistics 98, no. 5 (December 2016): 1001-1005. Full Text

Masten, MA, and Poirier, A. "Partial Independence in Nonseparable Models." (June 17, 2016).

Chicu, M, and Masten, MA. "A specification test for discrete choice models." Economics Letters 121, no. 2 (November 1, 2013): 336-339. Full Text

Abito, JM, Borovickova, K, Golden, H, Goldin, J, Masten, MA, Morin, M, Poirier, A, Pons, V, Romem, I, Williams, T, and Yoon, C. "How Should the Graduate Economics Core be Changed?." JOURNAL OF ECONOMIC EDUCATION 42, no. 4 (2011): 414-417. Full Text