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Dr. Cristina Nistor

Assistant Professor, Clinical Faculty
The George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics
Economic Science Institute
Expertise: Industrial Organization; Game Theory; Empirical Analysis; Marketing Strategy; Pricing; Relational Contracts
Office Location: Beckman Hall
Phone: 714-289-3118
Scholarly Works:
Digital Commons
Bryn Mawr College, Bachelor of Arts
Bryn Mawr College, Master of Arts
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D.


Assistant Professor of Marketing, PhD, MIT Sloan. Dr. Nistor uses game theory models and empirical analysis to examine the impact industry features (such as relational contracts or certification experts) have on product quality. Her current research focuses on how firms develop and sustain strategic relationships in an industry. She won the 2011 Clayton Dissertation Proposal Competition, awarded by the Marketing Science Institute for the year's best dissertation proposal.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications