QC Economics

Economics Faculty

Joan Nix, Associate Professor and Deputy Chairperson of the BBA
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Phone 997-5447     
Office Location: PH 310A
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Schools Attended:
Ph.D (Economics), New York University

Research Interests: Investor Education and Behavioral Finance  


Journal Articles:


"The Introduction of Automatic Switching in the Bell System: Market versus Institutional Influences." With David Gabel, Queens College. "Explorations in Economic History" Issues Vol. XXX No.3 September 1996, pp. 737-753.

"Cooperation Within the Entity of the Firm: Is the Prisoner's Dilemma Framework Sufficient?", American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Volume 53, No. 4, October 1994, pp. 443-453.

"AT&T's Strategic Response to Competition: Why Not Preempt Entry?" (with David Gabel). Journal of Economic History, June 1993, pp. 377-387.

"Regulatory Assessment of Investments in Telephone and Electrical Utilities." With David Gabel. Law and Policy. Volume 15, No. 2, April 1993, pp.121-137.

"Wealth-Creating Entrepreneurship, Innovating Entrepreneurs, and New Ventures." Journal of Entrepreneurship, Volume 1, No. 2, July-December 1992, pp.241-248.

"Fair Competition: An Unambiguous Policy Guide?" Wisconsin Law Review Vol. 1990, No. 2, pp. 501-511.

Working Papers:


"Wavelet Betas at the Sector Level: A Lens to Capture Risk Dynamics that Standard Betas Ignore" (with B. McNevin), Sept. 2014.

Courses I Teach/Have Taught:

Course Website Course Description: BUS247

Course Website Course Description: BUS341W

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