Last updated on: 10/6/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

Amitabh Chandra, PhD Biography

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

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
Education:
  • PhD, Economics, University of Kentucky, 2000
  • BA, Economics, University of Kentucky, 1996
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Would medical malpractice reform (tort reform) significantly reduce the cost of health care?