Rising Inequality: Among the Other 99%
The speaker for the 2016 Clemens Lecture is David H. Autor, Ford Professor of Economics and Associate Head at MIT Department of Economics.
His fields of specialization include the following: Human capital, skill supply and demand, and earnings inequality; Labor market impacts of technological change and globalization; Disability insurance and labor force participation; Contingent and intermediated work arrangements.
Ph.D., Public Policy, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, June 1999.
Thesis: Essays on the Changing Labor Market: Computerization, Inequality, and the Development of the Contingent Work Force.
M.A., Public Policy, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, June 1994.
Thesis: Charting the Impacts of the Computer Revolution: New Evidence from the Current Population Survey.
B.A., Psychology (concentration in Computer Science), Tufts University, Medford, MA, 1989. (Summa Cum Laude. Phi Beta Kappa.)
Autor, David, "Rising Inequality: Among the Other 99%" (2016). Clemens Lecture Series. 26.