Cory Simpkins

Ph.D. Candidate in Economics at Clemson University


I am a Ph.D. candidate in Economics at the John E. Walker Department of Economics at Clemson University and I expect to graduate in May 2022. I am also an Adjunct Professor at Stockton University, where I teach Principles of Microeconomics.

More detail regarding my background can be found in my current CV


My primary field is Public Choice and my secondary field is Applied Econometrics. My research is focused on decision theory in strategic settings with uncertainty. More specifically, in my dissertation I examine delegation and communication as strategies in coordination games with uncertainty and social preferences.

More details about my research can be found here.


John E. Walker Department of Economics

Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall 316D

Clemson University

Clemson, SC 29634


Phone: (609) 412-0010