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Robert P Strauss

Professor of Economics and Public Policy

Office: Hamburg Hall, A120B
Voice: 412-268-4798
Fax: 412-268-5098
Email: rs9f@andrew.cmu.edu
Personal Website


Please visit my personal website for current information about my:


Biographical Sketch,

Long-run Research Interests,

Recent Professional Activities (presentations, briefings, interviews etc.)

Academic Vita,

Online Current Papers, Speeches etc.,

Recent Publications (journal articles, books, conference papers etc.),

Course Outlines


Research Interests

Public economics and human resources


Ph.D., Economics, University of Wisconsin, January, 1970.
B.A., Economics, University of Michigan, LS&A Honors College, with Honors and Distinction in Economics, April, 1966; Junior Year at London School of Economics, 1964-5.
High School Diploma, Cleveland Heights High School, Ohio, June, 1962.

Media Mentions

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