University of Tennessee

Scott Gilpatric

Department: Economics, Full-Time MBA

Title: Department Head and Professor


2002 Texas A&M University, Ph.D. Economics

1994 Trinity University, B.A. Economics & Political Science

523 Stokely Management Center

Fields of Interest:
Micro Theory, Industrial Organization, and Behavioral Economics

Research Interests:
contract design, present-biased preferences and procrastination, education and school choice, corporate governance and bankruptcy.


John and Shirley Moore Faculty Scholar, 2014-present

Finalist for CBA Outstanding Teaching Award, 2012

Finalist for CBA Outstanding Teaching Award, 2010