Dr. Lars Nesheim is a Reader in the Department of Economics at University College London. He also serves as Co-Director of the Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (CeMMAP). Since 2007 he has been an Academic Panelist for the U.K. Competition Commission providing advice to Commission staff on competition economics. He was previously a Senior Research Economist at the Institute for Fiscal Studies, and a Research Assistant at The Hoover Institute at Stanford University.
Dr. Nesheim is an expert in industrial organization, econometrics and competition. His academic research focuses on structural econometrics, computational economics, industrial organization, urban economics, economic dynamics and hedonic pricing models. Since 2003, he has received numerous grants for his research from the U.S. National Science Foundation and the U.K. Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
Dr. Nesheim is an Associate Editor at The Journal of Business and Economic Statistics and at Quantitative Economics. He has served as a referee for The American Economic Review, Econometric Theory, Econometrica, The Economic Journal, The Journal of Applied Econometrics, The Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, The Journal of Econometrics, The Journal of the European Economic Association, Environmental and Resource Economics, The Journal of Political Economy, The Review of Economic Studies, and Oxford Economic Papers. His research has been published in numerous leading academic journals, including The American Economic Review, Economic Theory, The Journal of Political Economy, and Econometrica.
University of Chicago, Ph.D. Economics
Columbia University, B.A. Economics (Magna Cum Laude)