Economics of hog farms and supply chains
In this episode of the CRA Sessions Podcast, Michelle Burtis talks with Thomas Hubbard about one of his recent client engagements that dealt with hog farms,...
Thomas N. Hubbard is Senior Associate Dean: Strategic Initiatives, and the Elinor and H. Wendell Hobbs Professor of Management at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is also the former Chairman of the Management and Strategy Department at the Kellogg School. Professor Hubbard has taught at Northwestern since 2005.
Professor Hubbard’s research and teaching interests focus on industrial organization, the economics of strategy and the economics of technology. He is an expert on industry structure and vertical integration. Professor Hubbard consults in the areas of antitrust, regulation, pricing, intellectual property, and strategy issues.
His work has appeared in top-ranked journals such as the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and the RAND Journal of Economics. He served as a co-editor of the Journal of Industrial Economics and is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is also a frequent presenter at industry conferences and seminars.