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Joshua Gans

Visiting Scholar

Joshua Gans holds the Skoll Chair in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto where he is a Professor of Strategic Management and Area Coordinator.

In 2010, he was a visiting scholar at Harvard University and in 2011, he was a visiting research at Microsoft Research. Joshua is also Managing Director of, economics consultancy, CoRE Research. While Joshua’s research interests are varied he has developed specialties in the nature of technological competition and innovation, economic growth, publishing economics, industrial organization and regulatory economics. He has also co-authored the Australasian edition of Greg Mankiw’s Principles of Economics (published by Cengage), Core Economics for Managers (Cengage), Finishing the Job (MUP), Parentonomics (New South/MIT Press) and Information Wants to be Shared (Harvard Business Review Press). In 2007, Joshua was awarded the Economic Society of Australia’s Young Economist Award. In 2008, Joshua was elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, Australia.

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