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Jason Aimone, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Economics

Contact Information

Email:  Jason_Aimone@baylor.edu
Homepage:  http://jasonaimone.com/
Campus Phone:  (254) 710-3806
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98003
Waco, TX  76798-8003
Office Location:  HSB 366

Office Hours

FALL 2014
T & R--8:30 am - 11:00 am

Course Schedule

SemesterCourseNameTimeLocation
2015 - Spring ECO 2306.H1 Princ of Microeconomics HNR TR 1100AM - 1215PMCASHN 307
2015 - Spring ECO 2306.06 Princ of Microeconomics TR 1100AM - 1215PMCASHN 307
2015 - Spring ECO 2306.05 Princ of Microeconomics TR 0930AM - 1045AMCASHN 307

Work Experience

  • Project/Research Fellow, Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship & Free Enterprise (November 2013 - Present)
  • Affiliated Researcher, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (June 2013 - Present)
  • , Department of Veterans Affiars Medical Center, Salem, Virginia (June 2011 - Present)
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (June 2011 - June 2013)
  • Assistant Professor, Baylor University

Awards and Honors

  • Certificate for Exceptional Research, Hankamer (2014)

Publications

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Neural Substrates of Betrayal Aversion," Proceedings of the Royal Society B, (May 2014) (coauthors: Daniel Houser, Bernd Weber).

John Dickhaut, Daniel Houser, Jason A. Aimone, Dorina Tila, Cathleen Johnson, High stakes behavior with low payoffs: Inducing preferences with Holt–Laury gambles, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Volume 94, October 2013, Pages 183-189, ISSN 0167-2681, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2013.03.036

Jason A. Aimone, Laurence R. Iannaccone, Michael D. Makowsky, and Jared Rubin Endogenous Group Formation via Unproductive Costs Review of Economic Studies (2013) 80 (4): 1215-1236 first published online June 3, 2013 doi:10.1093/restud/rdt017

Jason A. Aimone, Daniel Houser, Harnessing the benefits of betrayal aversion, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Volume 89, May 2013, Pages 1-8, ISSN 0167-2681, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2013.02.001

"What you don’t know won’t hurt you: a laboratory analysis of betrayal aversion," Experimental Economics, Vol. 15, No. 4, (December 2012), pp. 571-588 (coauthors: Daniel Houser).

Aimone JA, Houser D (2011) Beneficial Betrayal Aversion. PLoS ONE 6(3): e17725. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017725

Presentations and Proceedings

"“It’s Not What You See but How You See It: Information Order and the Risky Decision-Making Process”," presented at the Naveen Jindal School of Management and the Center and Laboratory for Behavioral Operations and Economics, Dallas, TX, November 2014.

"‘Nudging’ Risky Decision-Making: How Modifying Information Order Influences Decision-Making Under Risk”," presented at the 2014 North American Economic Science Association Conference, Fort Lauderdale, Fl, October 2014.

"Invited Participant," presented at the Classical Liberalism in Contemporary Political Philosophy II, George Mason University, March 2014.

"Anxiety and Economic Decision Making," presented at the Department of Economics, Fayetteville, AK, March 2014.

"Anxiety and Economic Decision-Making," presented at the Texas Experimental Association Symposium (TExAS), College Station, March 2014.

"Peering into the Anxious Brain Using Economics Experiments," presented at the Deparment of Pscyhology/Neuroscience, Baylor University, November 2013.

"The influence of cognitive processing therapy upon remediation of neural social prediction error signaling in PTSD," presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2013, San Diego, CA, November 2013.

"Following the Followers: The Dynamics of Risky Preferences and the Decisions of Leaders," presented at the 2013 North American Economic Science Association Conference, Santa Cruz, CA, October 2013.

"Peering into the Anxious Brain Using Economics Experiments to Help Explain Anxiety and PTSD," presented at the Department of Economics, Baylor University, April 2013.

"Neural substrates of interpersonal dysfunction in PTSD," presented at the 25th Annual Symposium of the Central Virginia Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience, Roanoke, VA, March 2013.

"Anxiety, Betrayal Aversion, and the Growth of Interpersonal Trust," presented at the 2012 North American Economic Science Association Conference, Tucson, AZ, November 2012.

"Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Trust, and the Brain in Combat Veterans," presented at the North-American Economic Science Association Conference, Tucson, November 2012.

"Neural substrates of interpersonal dysfunction in PTSD," presented at the Society for Neuroscience 2012 Meetings, New Orleans, LA, October 2012.

"Neural substrates of interpersonal dysfunction in PTSD," presented at the Human Brain Mapping 2012, Beijing, China, June 2012.

"Betrayal Aversion," presented at the , Baylor University, March 2012.

"Invited Discussant," presented at the Experimental Economics, Accounting and Society: A Conference in Memory of John Dickhaut, Chapman University, January 2012.

"Combat Veterans and Trust: The Neuro-Economics of PTSD," presented at the , Virginia Tech, December 2011.

"Invited Participant," presented at the "Public Policy and the Institutions of Liberty" - Liberty Fund Conference, Washington, DC, September 2011.

"Betrayal Aversion on The Brain: The Neuroeconomics of Betrayal Aversion," presented at the Society for Neuroeconomics Annual Conference, Evanston, September 2011.

"The Economics of Betrayal," presented at the , Villanova University, April 2011.

"The Economics of Betrayal," presented at the , Virginia Tech, March 2011.

"The Economics of Betrayal," presented at the , University of Kansas, January 2011.

"Endogenous Group Formation via Unproductive Costs," presented at the North-American Economic Science Association Conference, Tucson, November 2010.

"What You Don't Know Can't Protect You: Effects of Avoiding Betrayal on Trustee Behavior," presented at the Southern Economic Association Meetings, Atlanta, November 2010.

"Endogenous Group Formation Through ‘Sacrificial’ Costs," presented at the Western Economic Association International Annual Conference, Portland, June 2010.
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