Jenny Hawkins | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University
Jenny Hawkins - Assistant Professor, Economics

Faculty – Jenny Hawkins

Assistant Professor, Economics
Peter B. Lewis Building 280
Office Hours: By appointment Monday: 2:20 - 4:20 and Friday: 11:30-12:30

Jenny Hawkins, PhD, is an assistant professor of economics. Her courses include Economic Analysis of Business Strategy, Law and Economics, Principles of Microeconomics, Economic Analysis of Labor Markets, and The Economy in the American Century SAGES Senior Capstone. Hawkins received her doctorate degree from the University of Arizona. She began her appointment at the Weatherhead School of Management in 2014.


PhD, The University of Arizona, 2011

Initially Appointed: 2014

Interests and Courses


microeconomic theory, law and economics, industrial organization, antitrust

Recent Courses and Syllabi

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Selected Publications

  • Gelbach, J. B., Hawkins, J. (2020).
    A Bayesian Approach to Event Studies for Securities Litigation   (vol. 176, issue 1, ). Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics.
  • Hawkins, J., Saini, V. (2016).
    Returns to Indian Art during 2000-2013   (vol. 42, issue Spring 2016, pp. 302-310). Eastern Economic Journal.
  • Hawkins, J. (2015).
    Book Review: Predatory Pricing in Antitrust Law and Economics: A Historical Perspective   Eastern Economic Journal.
  • Hawkins, J. (2014).
    Returns on Indian Art during 2000-2013   Association for Cultural Economics International (ACEI) Working Paper Series.
  • Hawkins, J. (2012).
    Antitrust Enforcement During the Great Depression  
  • Hawkins, J., Lazatti, N. (2011).
    Misalignment of Firm and Consumer Preferences for Advertising  

Academic and Professional Activities

  • Faculty Advisor, Universal Health Aid - Cleveland, 2020 - 2021
  • Committee Member, Presidential Search Advisory Committee, 2020
  • Faculty Advisor, Women in Economics (WE), 2019 - 2021
  • Committee Member, FSCUE (Faculty Senate Committee on Undergraduate Education), 2019 - 2022
  • Economics Undergraduate Program Director, 2017 - 2022
  • Committee Member, Undergraduate and Integrated Programs Committee, 2017 - Present


  • Carl E. Wittke Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, Case Western Reserve University. (2019).
  • J. Bruce Jackson, M.D. Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring, Case Western Reserve University. (2019).
  • Weatherhead Undergraduate Teaching Award, Weatherhead School of Management. (2019).
  • Learning Fellows 2.0 Fellowship, UCITE. (2019).