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Overview

  • Neil Niman is currently the Associate Dean of Academic Programs at the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics. He earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin and holds a B.A. degree in Modern Society and Social Thought from the University of California, Santa Cruz. In July 2014 his book: The Gamification of Higher Education: Developing a Game-Based Business Strategy in a Disrupted Marketplace was published by Palgrave Macmillan. He has used game design principles to develop a new teaching pedagogy (http://econjourney.com) and a new first year experience for Paul College students (FIRE).
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2014 Giving, Taking and Punishment in a Public Goods EnvironmentJournal of Applied Business and Economics2014
    2013 The Allure of Games: Toward an Updated Theory of the Leisure ClassGames and Culture.  8:26-42. 2013
    2011 Henry George and the Intellectual Foundations of the Open Source MovementAmerican Journal of Economics and Sociology.  70:904-927. 2011
    2010 HENRY GEORGE AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF THORSTEIN VEBLEN'S THEORY OF CAPITALJournal of the History of Economic Thought.  32:419-431. 2010
    2008 Charles Babbage's Influence on the Development of Alfred Marshall's Theory of the FirmJournal of the History of Economic Thought2008
    2007 The natural origins of economicsVictorian Studies.  49:724-725. 2007
    2006 Sexual Selection and Economic PositioningJournal of Bioeconomics.  8:21-33. 2006
    2004 The evolutionary firm and Cournot's DilemmaCambridge Journal of Economics.  28:273-289. 2004
    2002 Platform Externalities and the Antitrust Case against MicrosoftAntitrust Bulletin.  47:641-660. 2002
    2000 Competition and Economic ProgressJournal of Bioeconomics2000
    1997 Evolutionary economics: Post-Schumpeterian contributions - Andersen,ESJournal of Economic Behavior and Organization.  32:324-326. 1997
    1995 PICKING WINNERS AND LOSERS IN THE GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY RACE (VOL 13, PG 87, 1995)Contemporary Economic Policy Contemporary Policy Issues.  13:R6-R6. 1995
    1992 MODELING COORDINATION IN ORGANIZATIONS AND MARKETSManagement Science.  38:1819-1826. 1992
    1991 MARSHALL,ALFRED MISSION - REISMAN,DSouthern Economic Journal.  58:557-558. 1991
    1991 Deficit reduction and healthcare expenditures. A macroeconomic perspective.Journal of Nursing Administration.  21:35-39. 1991
    1991 THE ENTREPRENEURIAL FUNCTION IN THE THEORY OF THE FIRMScottish Journal of Political Economy.  38:162-176. 1991
    1991 Biological Analogies in Marshall's WorkJournal of the History of Economic Thought1991
    1987 KEYNES AND THE INVISIBLE HAND THEOREMJournal of Post Keynesian Economics.  10:105-115. 1987

    Book

    Year Title
    2014 Gamification of Higher Education: Developing a Game-Based Business Strategy in a Disrupted Marketplace 2014

    Chapter

    Year Title
    2014 Creating a Game-Based Student Experience.  145-+. 2014
    2014 Design Elements.  87-+. 2014
    2014 Gamification as a Business Strategy.  49-+. 2014
    2014 Insights from the Game Industry.  27-+. 2014
    2014 Structural Design.  107-+. 2014
    2014 The Allure of Games.  69-+. 2014
    2014 The Classroom as a Game Space.  127-+. 2014
    2014 The Coming "Perfect Storm" in Higher Education.  7-+. 2014
    2014 The Future of Higher Education.  159-+. 2014
    2014 The Gamification of Higher Education Developing a Game-Based Business Strategy in a Disrupted Marketplace Introduction.  1-4. 2014
    2014 The Gamification of Higher Education Developing a Game-Based Business Strategy in a Disrupted Marketplace Preface.  VII-+. 2014
    1998 Marshall, Veblen and the Search for an Evolutionary Economics 1998
    1994 Biological Analogies in the Theory of the Firm 1994

    Conference Proceeding

    Year Title
    1995 PICKING WINNERS AND LOSERS IN THE GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY RACEContemporary Economic Policy Contemporary Policy Issues. 77-87. 1995
    1989 THE CORPORATE TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK - MARKET TRANSPARENCY AND STATE ACCOUNTABILITYEUROPEAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY RESEARCH. 175-182. 1989

    Teaching Activities

  • Honors/The Workshop Taught course 2018
  • Honors/The Workshop Taught course 2018
  • PAUL Assessm't Core Knowledge Taught course 2018
  • PAUL Assessm't Core Knowledge Taught course 2018
  • Top/Inbound Marketing Taught course 2018
  • Honors/The Consulting Project Taught course 2018
  • Honors/The Consulting Project Taught course 2018
  • PAUL Assessm't Core Knowledge Taught course 2018
  • Top/Digital Mktg & Analytics Taught course 2018
  • Honors/The Workshop Taught course 2017
  • Honors/The Workshop Taught course 2017
  • PAUL Assessm't Core Knowledge Taught course 2017
  • Honors/The Consulting Project Taught course 2017
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2017
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2017
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2017
  • Assurance of Learning Assess Taught course 2016
  • Honors/The Workshop Taught course 2016
  • Integrative Management Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Integrative Management Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Integrative Management Seminar Taught course 2015
  • Integrative Management Seminar Taught course 2015
  • Integrative Management Seminar Taught course 2015
  • Integrative Management Seminar Taught course 2015
  • Graduate Economics Seminar Taught course 2014
  • Doctoral Research Taught course 2014
  • Independent Study Taught course 2014
  • International Economics Taught course 2014
  • Independent Study Taught course 2014
  • Senior Economics Seminar Taught course 2014
  • Economics Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Neil Niman