Emek Basker

Adjunct Professor, Ph.D., MIT
Industrial Organization
Recent Publications: 

Handbook on the Economics of Retailing and Distribution (editor). Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016, 494pp

"Does the Minimum Wage Bite into Fast-Food Prices?" (with M. Khan), Journal of Labor Research, 2016

"Change at the Checkout: Tracing the Impact of a Process Innovation," Journal of Industrial Economics, 2015

"Supersize It: The Growth of Retail Chains and the Rise of the `Big Box' Retail Format" (with S. Klimek and P. H. Van), Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 2012

"Raising the Barcode Scanner: Technology and Productivity in the Retail Sector," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2012