Gautam Gowrisankaran, PhD
- Ph.D. in Economics, Yale University
- B.A. in Economics, Swarthmore College
Gautam Gowrisankaran is Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics, Eller College of Management, University of Arizona. Prior to his current appointment, Prof. Gowrisankaran has served as a regular or visiting faculty member at Harvard University, the University of Michigan, the University of Minnesota, Yale University and Washington University in St. Louis. Prof. Gowrisankaran is also Faculty Research Fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research and Professeur Afilié at the HEC Montréal Business School.
Prof. Gowrisankaran has researched extensively on hospital competition, consumer durable goods markets, network effects, and the economics of renewable energy. Prof. Gowrisankaran’s work has been published in leading economics journals such as Econometrica,theRAND Journal of Economics and the Journal of Health Economics. He has served as principal investigator on three National Science Foundation (NSF) grants, and one grant each from the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Commonwealth Fund. He currently serves on the Board of Editors of the American Economic Review, Journal of Business and Economics Statistics and Economic Inquiry.
Prof. Gowrisankaran has served as a testifying expert or consultant in several antitrust cases, working with the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, state Attorneys General and private firms.