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Charles Courtemanche

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Ph.D., Economics, Washington University
M.A., Economics, Washington University
B.S., Economics, Centre College


Charles Courtemanche is an associate professor of economics in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University. He is also a faculty research fellow in the Health Economics Program at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is a core faculty member of the Georgia Health Policy Center.

He is a health economist and applied microeconomist with particular research interests in the economics of obesity, public policies to expand insurance coverage, and big-box retailers. His research has been published in a variety of journals including the Economic Journal, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Urban Economics, Journal of Economic History, and Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.