Before he became a member of the Maryland faculty, Peter Coughlin was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard, Stanford, Oxford and Carnegie Mellon Universities. The Association for Public Policy and Management has given him its James L. Barr award in Public Economics. He has also been a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford.

Areas of Interest

  • Social Choice
  • Voting Theory
  • Applied Game Theory
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  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    State University of New York at Albany, 1976
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
ECON451 Public Choice Fall 2024
ECON306 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory and Policy Fall 2024
ECON414 Game Theory Spring 2024
ECON451 Public Choice Fall 2023
ECON451 Public Choice Fall 2022
ECON451 Public Choice Spring 2022
ECON451 Public Choice Fall 2021
ECON451 Public Choice Spring 2021
Peter Coughlin
4101C Tydings Hall
Department of Economics
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