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Mark Frascatore

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Economics & Financial Studies

380 Bertrand H. Snell Hall
Clarkson University
PO Box 5795
Potsdam, NY 13699-5795

Phone: 315-268-3850

Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Research/Teaching Interests
Industrial organization, contract theory, and game theory.  Contracting along the supply chain under incomplete information information.  Teaching includes industry, structure, managerial economics, and a variety of applied microeconomic courses.

Courses Taught

  • EC150 — Principles of Microeconomics
  • EC451 - Industrial and Supply Chain Economics

Recent Publications:

Echazu, Luciana and Mark R. Frascatore, "Supply Chain Quality, Mandatory Insurance, and Recall Risk". forthcoming, International Journal of Business and Economics.

Frascatore, Mark R., "R&D Cost Sharing Along the Supply Chain”, International Journal of Business and Economics, Vol. 10, No. 1 (2011), pp. 1‐11.

Frascatore, Mark R. and Farzad Mahmoodi, "Cost‐Sharing Contracts and Efficiency in a Two‐Stage Supply Chain", International Journal of Integrated Supply Management, Vol. 6, No. 1 (2011), pp. 3‐19.

Frascatore, Mark R. and Farzad Mahmoodi, "Long Term and Penalty Contracts in a Two‐Stage Supply Chain with Stochastic Demand", European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 184, No. 1 (2008), pp. 147‐156.

Frascatore, Mark R., "Absorptive Capacity in R&D Joint Ventures when Basic Research is Costly", Topics in Economic Analysis and Policy, Vol. 6, No. 1 (2006), Article 22.

Ritchey, Jaime R., Farzad Mahmoodi, Mark R. Frascatore, and Amy K. Zander, "A Framework to Assess the Economic Viability of Remanufacturing", International Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 1 (2005), pp. 89‐100.

Frascatore, Mark R., "On Vertical Differentiation Under Bertrand and Cournot: When Input Quality has Upward Sloping Supply", Topics in Economic Analysis and Policy, Vol. 2, No. 1 (2002), Article 5.

Frascatore, Mark R., "The Influence of a Neighboring Market on Product Qualities and Prices", Australian Economic Papers, Vol. 40, No. 3 (2001), pp. 287‐306.

Vilasuso, Jon and Mark R. Frascatore, "Public Policy and R&D when Research Joint Ventures are Costly", Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 33, No. 3 (2000), pp. 818‐839.

Frascatore, Mark R., "Preemptive Spacing when Input Quality is of Inelastic Supply", Australian Economic Papers, Vol. 39, No. 2 (2000), pp. 159‐172.