Christopher Lau

Christopher Lau

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

Selected Publications

  • "Are Federal Student Loan Accountability Regulations Effective," Working Paper, 2019.
  • "The Incidence of Federal Subsidies in For-profit Higher Education," Working Paper, 2019.
  • "College Responsiveness of Student Loan Defaults to Federal Regulations," 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