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Contact: jbuchan4 [at] gmu.edu              

- Attended Virginia Experimental Social Science Conference at UVA
- Awarded National Science Foundation dissertation improvement grant 
Taught summer term Principles of Microeconomics
- "Economics of the World beyond the Textbook: Two Methods for Teaching," accepted at Journal of Economics and Finance Education, with Steven Gjerstad
- "Information Effects in Multi-Unit Dutch Auctions," accepted at Southern Economic Journal, with David Porter and Steven Gjerstad
- Presented at Eastern Economic Association Meeting, D.C.
- "The Global Challenge of Inequality," Foreign Policy and the Scottish Government, D.C.
Presented at APEE conference, Las Vegas

Nov - Presented "Labor Supply Response to Price Level Shocks" and "Who Wins in the Game of Capitalism" at the Southern Economic Association meeting in Atlanta, GA
Sept - got a visit from friends and co-authors Vernon Smith and Steven Gjerstad
Summer - participated in a summer research school in Barcelona and taught "International Economic Policy" at GMU  
April - My band "The Confounded Nuisances" won the Best in Show award at the annual ICES Talent Show
Jan - "An Experiment on Protecting Intellectual Property," with Bart Wilson, accepted at Experimental Economics

Nov  - Presented at Economic Science Association meeting in Tucson, AZ
June - Visited Chapman U. to work on research and  was Instructor for an experimental economics workshop at GMU
May   - Presented "Recession Preceded by Capital Inflows" at ICES, GMU
  Underwater Recession,”  with Steven Gjerstad and Vernon L. Smith.  The American Interest, May/June 2012.
Mar. - Gave Brown bag presentation "Information Effects in Multi-Unit Dutch  Auctions" at George Mason U.
Jan.  - Taught "Gold Diggers: Economic development in the wake of the California gold rush" at Chapman University
         - Discussant,
Experimental Economics, Accounting and Society: A Conference in Memory of  John Dickhaut, Orange, CA

Nov. - Southern Economic Association meeting
Aug  - Began my Ph.D. studies at George Mason U. and ICES,  Mercatus Graduate Fellow
July  - O
p-ed online at The Financial Times, with Steven Gjerstad and Vernon Smith
June  - Presented "An Experiment on Protecting Intellectual Property" at the Becker Center at U. Chicago