Professor of Economics
I am on sabbatical this year at the Economics Department at Harvard University.
For this year, my contact information is:
Department of Economics Email: mrys…@bu.edu
Littauer Center. tel: (617) 496-1660
1805 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Marc Rysman is a Professor of Economics at Boston University. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin at Madison in 1999. Rysman’s research focuses on industrial organization and competition, and the related issues of antitrust and regulation. In particular, he specializes in issues of network effects, two-sided markets, standardization and compatibility. He has worked on a variety of industries, such as telecommunication, payment cards, consumer electronics and Yellow Pages directories. His research is primarily empirical, ranging from studies that are heavily motivated by theory to research that is primarily descriptive. He teaches on industrial organization, econometrics, antitrust and regulation.