Emily Cook

Fields of Interest

Economics of Higher Education, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization


PhD Economics, University of Virginia (Expected May 2020)
MA Economics, University of Virginia, (Dec 2015)
BA Economics and  BM Violin Performance, University of Maryland, College Park (May 2011)


Job Market Paper

"Competing Campuses: College Majors, Net Tuition, and Admissions"


"Missed Exams and Lost Opportunities: Who Could Gain from Expanded College Admission Testing?," with Sarah Turner (UVA), AERA Open, 2019, Volume 5, Issue 2, pp 1-20.

"Network Structure and Consolidation in the U.S. Airline Industry, 1990-2015," with Federico Ciliberto (UVA) and Jonathan W. Williams (UNC-Chapel Hill), The Review of Industrial Organization, February 2019, Volume 54, Issue 1, pp 3–36. 

"Transitioning from High School to College: Differences across Virginia," with Jessie Romero (Richmond Fed) and Sarah Turner (UVA). Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Economic Brief, 2017, 17-12.