Christopher Avery
Roy E. Larsen Professor of Public Policy
Office:
79 John F. Kennedy St. Littauer Bldg 212
617-496-4063
Assistant: Marlana Creed

Christopher N. Avery, Roy E. Larsen Professor of Public Policy, 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.

Courses

Contact

Phone: 617-496-4063
Office: 79 John F. Kennedy St. Littauer Bldg 212
Assistant: Marlana Creed

Faculty Expertise

Statistics & Analytical Methods
College Admissions
Higher Education
Health Policy

HKS Affiliations

Mailing Address

Harvard Kennedy School
79 John F. Kennedy St.
Mailbox: 47
Cambridge, MA 02138