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Professor Péter Esö

Roles and subjects

Roger Hugh Tutorial Fellow in Economics



Professor Peter Eso is Roger Hugh Tutorial Fellow in Economics at Jesus College and Reader and Associate Professor in Economics at the University of Oxford.

Academic Background


Professor Esö was awarded a BA in Mathematical Economics from Budapest University of Economics (now: Corvinus University of Budapest), and an MA and PhD in Economics from Harvard University. He was an Assistant Professor at Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management) and a Visiting Assistant Professor at MIT before joining Oxford in September 2009.

Undergraduate Teaching

Microeconomics, Game Theory, Industrial Organization.

Postgraduate Teaching

Industrial Organization (Economics of Industry).

Research Interests

Microeconomic Theory, Game Theory, Political Economics.


Married with three children.


Subject notes for courses taught at Jesus College:

See also Professor Esö‘s personal website and the Department of Economics website.