Simon Board wins Scoville Teaching Award

Simon Board

The winner of the Warren C. Scoville Distinguished Teaching Award  for Fall 2016 is Simon Board.

Professor Board teaches Econ 106T: The Economics of e-Commerce and Technology. The class uses tools from game theory to study business strategy, including topics such as platform markets, innovation and reputation. The course then uses these insights to discuss recent cases like Uber, Square and Zillow, where new technology is disrupting traditional business models.