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Amitabh Chandra, PhD Biography

Professor of Public Policy at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government
None Found to the question "Is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) Good for America?"

No position found as of Oct. 1, 2010

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Public Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 2009-present
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, July 2009-present
  • Co-Editor, Journal of Human Resources, July 2008-present
  • Associate Editor, American Economic Journal: Applied, Apr. 2008-present
  • Visiting Scholar, Business School and Department of Economics, Columbia University, Oct. 2008
  • Editorial Board, Forum in Health Economics and Policy, July 2004-present
  • Co-Editor and Associate Editor, Economics Letters, July 2003-present
  • Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor, Jan. 2002-present
  • Assistant Professor, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, July 2005–Mar. 2009
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Dartmouth College, July 2000-June 2005
  • Fellow, Nelson Rockefeller Center, 2001-2002 & 2003-2004
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), July 2002-June 2003
  • Recipient, first-prize, Upjohn Institute’s International Dissertation Research Award, 2001
  • Consultant, RAND Corporation, June 1999-June 2001
  • Recipient, Best Paper Prize, Kentucky Economic Association, 1998
  • PhD, Economics, University of Kentucky, 2000
  • BA, Economics, University of Kentucky, 1996
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Would medical malpractice reform (tort reform) significantly reduce the cost of health care?