Christopher Lau

Christopher Lau

Economist
Division:
Antitrust
Phone:
(202) 326-2642
Email Address:
clau@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "The Effect of Tuition-free Community College," FTC Working Paper No. 347, 2020.
  • "Are Federal Student Loan Accountability Regulations Effective?," Economics of Education Review, 2020.
  • "The Incidence of Federal Subsidies in For-profit Higher Education," Working Paper, 2015.

Selected Casework

Education

Northwestern University
PhD Economics
2015
Northwestern University
M.A. Economics
2010
University of California, Berkeley
B.A. Economics
2009

Fields of Interest

  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Economics of Education
  • Industrial Organization

Professional Experience

Economist

Federal Trade Commission

2015-Present