Matthew A. Masten
  • Matthew A. Masten

  • Assistant Professor
  • Economics
  • 202 Social Sciences Building
  • Phone: (919) 660-1877
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Bio

    Matthew Masten joined the Duke faculty as an assistant professor in July of 2013. Professor Masten received his Ph.D. in 2013 in economics from Northwestern University. He received a B.A. in economics and statistics in addition to a B.S. in mathematics from the University of Florida in 2008.
  • Specialties

    • Econometrics
    • Economics of Networks
    • Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
    • Microeconomics
  • Working Papers

    • Matthew A Masten.
    • (2015).
    • Random coefficients on endogenous variables in simultaneous equations models.
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    • Matthew A Masten and Alexander Torgovitsky.
    • (2014).
    • Instrumental variables estimation of a generalized correlated random coefficients model.
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  • Research Description

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

    Models with high dimensional heterogeneity
    Econometrics of networks and social interactions
    Statistical decision theory
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