Christopher N. Avery
Roy E. Larsen Professor of Public Policy and Management
Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy
Professor Avery teaches analytic courses in microeconomics and statistics. He studies rating and selection mechanisms, focusing on the college admissions system. His first book, The Early Admissions Game, coauthored with Andrew Fairbanks and Richard Zeckhauser, was published by Harvard University Press in March 2003. In his current research, he studies college application patterns and college enrollment choices for high school students. He completed a PhD in economic analysis at the Stanford Business School and holds prior degrees from Harvard and Cambridge universities. VIEW FULL BIO
Friday, May 16 / 8:30 a.m.
Population Studies, 2013
Quarterly Journal of Economics , February 2013
Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Spring 2013