Edward Schlee

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801

Biography

Education
Ph.D., Economics, University of Illinois, 1988; B.A., Social Science (History, Philosophy, and Economics), University of North Texas, 1982.

Working Papers

"Lionel McKenzie's 1957 Intrusion into 20th Century Demand Theory," (with M. A. Khan), Canadian Journal of Economics, forthcoming. 

"Insurance as a Lemons Market: Coverage Denials and Pooling" (with H. Chade). 

"Public good provision under uncertainty: local cost-benefit analysis," (with V. K. Smith)

Academic Positions
Arizona State University: 1990-present. University of Alabama: 1988-90. 

Visiting Professor: University of Michigan, IDEI (Toulouse). 

Visiting Scholar: CORE (Belgium), Stanford University, Toulouse School of Economics, Johns Hopkins University. 

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards

Excellence in Refereeing Award, American Economic Review,  2014. 

Dean's Council of 100 Distinguished Scholar, W. P. Carey School, 2001-2009.

Huizingh Honors Professor of the Year, W.P. Carey School, 2010. 

John W. Teets Teaching Excellence Award (Undergraduate), W. P. Carey School, ASU 2000.

Teaching Excellence Award (Graduate), W. P. Carey School, ASU, 1994.

Professional Leadership

Member, Editorial Board, American Economic Review, 2014-

Associate Editor, Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance Theory, 1993-

Member, External Advisory Board, Department of Economics, University of Illinois.

Representative Publications

"Strategic Information Manipulation in Duopolies," (with L. Mirman and L. Samuelson), Journal of Economic Theory, 62 (1994): 363-384.

"The Value of Information in Efficient Risk Sharing Arrangements," American Economic Review, 91 (2001): 509-524.

"Optimal Insurance with Adverse Selection," (with H. Chade), Theoretical Economics, 7 (2012): 571-607.

"Surplus Maximization and Optimality," American Economic Review, 103, (2013): 2585-2611.

Research Interests

Economics of Uncertainty and Information

Courses

Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 214Honors Microeconomics
ECN 414Advanced Honors Microeconomics
ECN 712Microeconomic Analysis I
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 214Honors Microeconomics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 414Advanced Honors Microeconomics
ECN 712Microeconomic Analysis I
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 214Honors Microeconomics
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 312Intermed Microecon Theory
ECN 712Microeconomic Analysis I
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 214Honors Microeconomics
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 414Advanced Honors Microeconomics
ECN 712Microeconomic Analysis I
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 214Honors Microeconomics
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 414Advanced Honors Microeconomics
ECN 712Microeconomic Analysis I