Program Description: LEC Privacy Fellowship Finalists presented their revised proposals in an academic seminar designed to provide constructive feedback from experts in privacy, data security, and consumer protection.
The 2015 LEC Privacy Fellows will be selected after the Research Roundtable. Selected Fellows will be notified by January 30, 2015 and will present their finalized papers at the LEC Public Policy Conference on the Economics of Privacy & Data Security on June 17, 2015.
Measuring the Impact of Disapprobation Using Chernoff Faces
Paul H. M. Bennett, Adjunct Professor, George Mason University
Relational Knowledge and the Information Fiduciary
Richard R. W. Brooks, Charles Keller Beekman Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Measuring the Effect of a Company’s Privacy Incidents on Its Stock Price
Sebastian R. Gay, Lecturer in the Department of Economics, The University of Chicago
Industry Self-Regulation of Data Privacy and Security
Siona R. Listokin, Associate Professor, George Mason University School of Policy, Government and International Affairs
Regulating Consumer Data Use Through Arbitration
Erin A. O’Hara O’Connor, Milton R. Underwood Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University Law School
Assigning Liability in the Cyberspace: Who is Responsible when Data is Lost?
J. Brian O’Roark, Professor of Economics, Robert Morris University
What Is the Price of Privacy, Who Pays, How, and Why?
Dima Y. Shamoun, Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Big Data in Agriculture: Property Rights, Privacy and Competition in Ag Data Services
Michael E. Sykuta, Associate Professor, University of Missouri, Columbia Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
An Economic Analysis of Internet Privacy
Abraham L. Wickelgren, Professor of Law, University of Texas School of Law