Douglas Hanley
University of Pittsburgh
4712 W. W. Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 2014-Present
Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2014
B.S., Economics, California Institute of Technology, 2006
Macroeconomics, Technological Change, Computational Methods, Climate Economics
Assessing the Rate of Replication in Economics (with James Berry, Lucas Coffman, Rania Gihleb, and Alistair Wilson)
American Economic Review (Papers and Proceedings), 2017
Transition to Clean Technology (with Daron Acemoglu, Ufuk Akcigit, and William Kerr)
Journal of Political of Economy, 2016
Innovation and Patent Policy with Interdependent Technology
Optimal Taxation and R&D Policies (with Ufuk Akcigit and Stefanie Stantcheva)
NBER Working Paper 22908
Back to Basics: Basic Research Spillovers, Innovation Policy and Growth (with Ufuk Akcigit and Nicolas Serrano-Velarde)
CEPR Discussion Paper 11707
Cited in the Economic Report of the President 2016
The Effect of Wikipedia on Scientific Progress (with Neil Thompson)
International Competition in the Race to Clean Technology (with Chengying Luo)
Yellow Fever and the Growth of American Cities (with Sean McCoy and Werner Troesken)
Firm Clustering Using Machine Learning (with Tamara Broderick, Trevor Campbell, Jeffrey Kuhn, and Neil Thompson)
Graduate: Computational Methods in Economics, Advanced Macroeconomic Theory I
Undergraduate: Intermediate Macroeconomics, Intermediate Microeconomics (Penn), Macroeconomics Proseminar
2016: Peking U (PHBS, Shenzhen)
2015: U of Hong Kong, Sogang U, IIES (Stockholm), Firm and Technology Dynamics: A Global Perspective (Nottingham), Barcelona GSE Summer Forum, Society for Economic Dynamics Annual Meeting (Warsaw), Mini Conference on Economic Growth (Chicago)
2014: U of Toronto, USC (Marshall), U of Pittsburgh, U of North Carolina (Chapel Hill), CREI
2010-2013: Penn Money Macro Workshop, Society for Economic Dynamics Annual Meeting, Midwest Macroeconomic Meetings, Penn Money Macro Club, International Industrial Organization Conference
American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of Monetary Economics, European Economic Review, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, International Economic Review, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Review of Economic Dynamics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Mathematical Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics
Hiring: Sustainability (Junior and Postdoc, 2015-16), International Trade (Junior, 2016-17), Development (Junior, 2016-17)
Committees: Website Committee
Research Assistant, MIT, 2010-2013
Research Assistant, Caltech, 2005-2006
Research Assistant, CITA, Summer 2004
Software Developer, Cyplex Inc, 2006-2007
Software Developer, Lycoris Corp, Summer 2003
Software Developer, KDE Group, 2001-2002