Matthew A Masten

Matthew A Masten

Assistant Professor of Economics

External Address: 
202 Social Sciences, Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708-0097
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708

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.

Education

  • Ph.D., Northwestern University 2013

Freyberger, J., and M. A. Masten. “A practical guide to compact infinite dimensional parameter spaces.” Econometric Reviews, January 1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1080/07474938.2018.1514025. Full Text

Masten, M. A. “Random coefficients on endogenous variables in simultaneous equations models.” Review of Economic Studies 85, no. 2 (April 1, 2018): 1193–1250. https://doi.org/10.1093/restud/rdx047. Full Text

Masten, M. A., and A. Poirier. “Identification of Treatment Effects Under Conditional Partial Independence.” Econometrica 86, no. 1 (January 1, 2018): 317–51. https://doi.org/10.3982/ECTA14481. Full Text

Masten, Matthew A., and Alexandre Poirier. “Identification of Treatment Effects Under Conditional Partial Independence.” Econometrica 86, no. 1 (January 2018): 317–51. Open Access Copy

Masten, Matthew A., and Alexandre Poirier. “Inference on Breakdown Frontiers,” October 20, 2017.

Masten, M. A., and A. Torgovitsky. “Identification of instrumental variable correlated random coefficients models.” Review of Economics and Statistics 98, no. 5 (December 1, 2016): 1001–5. https://doi.org/10.1162/REST_a_00603. Full Text

Masten, Matthew A., and Alexandre Poirier. “Partial Independence in Nonseparable Models,” June 17, 2016.

Chicu, M., and M. A. Masten. “A specification test for discrete choice models.” Economics Letters 121, no. 2 (November 1, 2013): 336–39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2013.08.024. Full Text

Abito, J. M., K. Borovickova, H. Golden, J. Goldin, M. A. Masten, M. Morin, A. Poirier, et al. “How should the graduate economics core be changed?.” Journal of Economic Education 42, no. 4 (December 1, 2011): 414–17. https://doi.org/10.1080/00220485.2011.607371. Full Text

Masten, Matthew A., and Alexander Torgovitsky. “Instrumental Variables Estimation of a Generalized Correlated Random Coefficients Model,” n.d.

Masten, Matthew A., and Alexandre Poirier. “Interpreting Quantile Independence,” n.d.