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My contact email is jbuchan4 [at] gmu.edu              

- Awarded NSF dissertation improvement grant 
Teaching summer term Principles of Microeconomics
- "Economics of the World beyond the Textbook: Two Methods for Teaching," has been accepted at Journal of Economics and Finance Education
- "Information Effects in Multi-Unit Dutch Auctions" has been accepted at Southern Economic Journal
- Eastern Economic Association Meeting, D.C.
- "The Global Challenge of Inequality," Foreign Policy and the Scottish Government, D.C.
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 in DC, Vernon Smith and Steve Gjerstad
Summer - I participated in a summer research school in Barcelona and I taught "International Economic Policy" to GMU undergraduates.
April - My band "The Confounded Nuisances" won the Best in Show award at the annual ICES Talent Show
Jan - My paper "An Experiment on Protecting Intellectual Property" with Bart Wilson is 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
  Published 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  -
Published op-ed online at The Financial Times, with Steve Gjerstad and Vernon Smith
June  - Presented "An Experiment on Protecting Intellectual Property" at the Becker Center at U. Chicago