Jonathan Levin (economist)

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Jonathan Levin
Born (1972-11-17) November 17, 1972 (age 42)
New Haven, Connecticut
Nationality United States
Institution Stanford University
Field Microeconomics
Alma mater Stanford University
Nuffield College, Oxford
MIT
Influences Bengt Holmstrom
Paul Milgrom
Awards John Bates Clark Medal
Information at IDEAS/RePEc

Jonathan Levin (born November 17, 1972) is an American economist at Stanford University. He is currently the Holbrook Working Professor of Price Theory, and Chair of the Economics Department at Stanford. He was awarded the 2011 John Bates Clark Medal.[1]

He is the son of former Yale University President Richard Levin.

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Levin received his BA and BS degrees from Stanford University in 1994, an MPhil in Economics from Nuffield College, Oxford in 1996, and his PhD in Economics from MIT in 1999. He was a post-doctoral scholar at the Cowles Foundation at Yale University, and began teaching at Stanford in 2000. His research is in the field of Industrial Organization.

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