Ruben Jacobo-Rubio

Ph.D. Economics Candidate

University of Georgia


    Thanks for visiting. I am a Ph.D. Economics candidate at the University of Georgia. My expected graduation date is Summer 2014.

    My areas of specialization are Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics and Health Economics. My research focus is the economics of innovation and competition in the U.S. pharmaceutical industry.

    I obtained a BBA degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Georgia in 2009 (Magna Cum Laude).

    My teaching experience includes principles of Macroeconomics and Microeconomics at (UGA). Moreover, I have tutored multiple courses in Mathematics and Statistics as well.




RESEARCH


Job Market Paper: The Private Value of Entry and Deterrence in the U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry

Research in Progress: