R. Mark Isaac

R. Mark Isaac

R. Mark Isaac

Courtesy Professor of Law
Contact Information

Florida State University
Economics Department
274 Bellamy Building 
Phone: 850.644.7081


Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1981
M.S., California Institute of Technology, 1978
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, 1976

Professor Isaac, John & Hallie Quinn Eminent Scholar for the Renewal of American Heritage and American Free Enterprise and Courtesy Professor of Law, is a senior member of the university’s cluster hiring initiative in experimental social science, through the Pathways of Excellence Program.

His research includes a wide variety of topics such as the economics of regulation and industrial organization, institutions for providing public and charitable goods, and the design and evaluation of auctions. He arrived at FSU in 2001, after serving 21 years at the University of Arizona.