Wilson Law

Assistant Professor - Economics

Contact Information

Campus Phone:  (254) 710-4390
Fax:  (254) 710-6142
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98003
Waco, TX  76706
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation¬†320.31

Office Hours

FALL 2021

Educational Background

  • PHD - Economics, University Of Wisconson Madison
  • MS - Economics, University Of Wisconson Madison
  • BS - Computer Science, University Of Wisconson Madison
  • BS - Economics, University Of Wisconson Madison

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Economics, Baylor University (2016 - Present)

Professional Memberships

  • Southern Economic Association (September 2017 - Present)
  • American Economic Association (2015 - Present)


Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Decomposing Political Advertising Effects on Vote Choices," Public Choice, Vol. 188, No. 3-4, (September 2021), pp. 525-547.

"The chronic uncertainty of American Indian property rights," Journal of Institutional Economics, (November 2020) (coauthors: Eric Alston, Adam Crepelle, Ilia Murtazashvili).

"Can Permissionless Blockchains Avoid Governance and the Law?," Notre Dame Journal on Emerging Technologies, Vol. 2, No. 1, (September 2020) (coauthors: Eric Christopher Alston, Ilia Murtazashvili, Martin B Weiss).

Bradley, S. W., Garven, J. R., Law, W. W., & West, J. E. (2018). The Impact of Chief Diversity Officers on Diverse Faculty Hiring (No. w24969). National Bureau of Economic Research.
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