Research Fellow

Lawrence J. White

Lawrence J. White is the Arthur E. Imperatore Professor of Economics at New York University, General Editor of The Review of Industrial Organization and Secretary-Treasurer of the Western Economic Association International. Professor White has been Senior Economist for the President's Council of Economic Advisers, Board Member of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board and Director of the Economic Policy Office in the Antitrust Division at the U.S. Department of Justice. He received his B.A. from Harvard University, M.Sc. from the London School of Economics, and Ph.D. from Harvard University.

His books include The Automobile Industry Since 1945; Industrial Concentration and Economic Power in Pakistan; Reforming Regulation: Processes and Problems; The Regulation of Air Pollutant Emissions from Motor Vehicles; The Public Library in the 1980s: The Problems of Choice; International Trade in Ocean Shipping Services: The U.S. and the World; The S snd L Debacle: Public Policy Lessons for Bank and Thrift Regulation; Deregulation of the Banking and Securities Industries; Mergers and Acquisitions: Current Problems in Perspective, Technology and the Regulation of Financial Markets: Securities, Futures, and Banking; Private Antitrust Litigation: New Evidence, New Learning; The Antitrust Revolution; Bank Management and Regulation; and Structural Change in Banking.

Housing America 2009
How Fannie and Freddie Flubbed the Free Market June 16, 2009