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Jeff Prince

Contact Information

(812) 856-2692
jeffprin [at] indiana [dot] edu (E-mail)
Business School

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  • Associate Professor of Business Economics
  • Harold A. Poling Chair in Strategic Management


  • Bloomington


  • PhD, Northwestern University , 2004
  • MA, Northwestern University, 2000
  • BS, Miami University, 1998
  • BA, Miami University, 1998

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, 2004-2010
  • Lecturer, Cornell Adult University, 2007. Gaming: In the Casino and Beyond
  • UNEXT, Consultant and Co-author for Online Masters Business Course in Vertical Integration, Chicago, Illinois, 2001
  • National Security Agency, Cryptologic Mathematician in Director's Summer Program, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, 1998

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, Information Economics and Policy, 2014
  • Innovative Teaching Award, Kelley School of Business, 2012
  • Time Warner Research Stipend
  • Young Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, Cornell University 2008
  • Cornell Institute for the Social Sciences Small Grant Award
  • Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award, Northwestern University, 2001 - 2004
  • Oustanding Graduate Student Teacher Award, Northwestern University

Professional Interests

Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Strategy, Regulation

Selected Publications

  • Prince, Jeff and Daniel Simon (2014), “Do Incumbents Improve Service Quality in Response to Entry: Evidence from Airlines’ On-Time Performance,” Management Science, forthcoming. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff, and Shane Greenstein (2014), "Does Service Bundling Reduce Churn?" Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 839-875.

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  • Kim, Jin-Hyuk, Jeff Prince and Calvin Qui (2014), “Indirect Network Effects and the Quality Dimension: A Look at the Gaming Industry,” International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 37, No. 6, pp. 99-108.

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  • Prince, Jeff, Vrinda Kadiyali and Daniel Simon (2014), “Is Dual Agency in Real Estate a Cause for Concern?” Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 48(1): 164-195.

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  • Lin, Haizhen, and Jeffrey Prince (2013), "The Impact of the Partnership Long-Term Care Insurance Program on Private Coverage and Medicaid Expenditures," Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp.  1205-1213.

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  • Lucrarelli, Claudio, Jeff Prince and Kosali Simon (2012), “The Welfare Impact of Reducing Choice in Medicare Part D: A Comparison of Two Regulation Strategies,” International Economic Review, Vol. 53, No. 4, pp. 1155–1177. Read Abstract ››

  • Fowdur, Lona, Vrinda Kadiyali and Jeff Prince (2012), “Racial Bias in Expert Quality Assessment: A Study of Newspaper Movie Reviews,” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 84, 1, pp. 292-307. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff and Dan Shawhan (2011), “Is Time Inconsistency Primarily a Male Problem?,” Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 18, No. 6, pp. 501-504.  Read Abstract ››

  • Barseghyan, Levon, Jeff Prince, and Joshua Teitelbaum (2011), “Are Risk Preferences Stable across Contexts?  Evidence from Insurance Data,” American Economic Review, 101(2): 591–631. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff, (2011), “Relating Inertia and Experience in Technology Markets: An Analysis of Households’ Personal Computer Choices,” Applied Economics, 43(29): 4501-4514. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff and Daniel Simon (2009), "Has the Internet Accelerated the Diffusion of New Products?,” Research Policy, Vol. 38, No. 8, pp. 1269-1277. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff (2009), “How Do Households Choose Quality and Time to Replacement for a Rapidly Improving Durable Good?,” International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 302-311. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff and Daniel Simon (2009), “Multi-market Contact and Service Quality: Evidence from On-Time Performance in the US Airline Industry,” Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 52, No. 2, April, pp. 336-354. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff (2008), “Repeat Purchase amid Rapid Quality Improvement: Structural Estimation of the Demand for Personal Computers,” Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 1-33. Read Abstract ››

  • Goldfarb, Avi and Jeff Prince (2008), "Internet Adoption Patterns and Usage are Different: Implications for the Digital Divide," Information Economics and Policy, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 2-15. Read Abstract ››

  • Prince, Jeff (2007), “The Beginning of Online/Retail Competition and Its Origins: An Application to Personal Computers,” International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 139-156. Read Abstract ››