Postdoctoral Fellow | Cybersecurity
Dr. Taylor Canann is a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Salem Center in the McCombs School of Business, where he studies cyber policy, the economics of information and cybersecurity, and computational economics. He is also a Distinguished Scholar at the Strauss Center and a Lecturer in both the School of Law and the Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management (IROM) in McCombs. The current focus of Dr. Canann’s research is at the intersection of game theory and cybersecurity. For example, he studies how policies impact the hacker labor market and how both software user decision making and hacker decision making should impact the optimal vulnerability disclosure policy. Dr. Canann graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Ph.D. and an M.A. in Economics and received a B.S. in both economics and mathematics from Brigham Young University.