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Austan Goolsbee

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Research Professor

Joint appointment

Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago

Education

Ph.D., Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research focus

The impact of public policy on the economy, particularly tax policy and policies affecting the Internet and the information economy. Research is predominantly data intensive work evaluating these issues.


Publications

“Is the New Supply Side Better than the Old?”
New York Times
“How do Incumbents Respond to the Threat of Entry? Evidence from the Major Airlines”
Quarterly Journal of Economics
“A Reality Check for Home Sellers”
New York Times

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Commentary

Looking for Lasting Solutions

Feb 9, 2009

"Looking for Lasting Solutions", November 23, 2008. Austan Goolsbee speaks with CBS's Bob Schieffer about the state of the U.S.…

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Presentations

Bankruptcy Reform, the Supply of Credit and Consumer Use of Credit Cards
Jun 2007
Bankruptcy Reform, the Supply of Credit and Consumer Use of Credit Cards
May 2007
Vertical Integration and the Market for Television Programming
Apr 2007

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