Karam Kang

Tepper School of Business

Carnegie Mellon University

Curriculum Vitae E-mail

Policy Influence and Private Returns from Lobbying in the Energy Sector

The Review of Economic Studies (2016) 83 (1): 269-305.

PDF (Working Paper Ver.) Slides ReStud Link Supplementary Materials LSE USAPP Summary

Winning by Default: Why is There So Little Competition in Government Procurement?

Joint with Robert A. Miller PDF (June 2020) (R&R, Review of Economic Studies)

Understanding Disparities in Punishment: Regulator Preferences and Expertise

Joint with Bernardo S. Silveira PDF (July 2020) Slides (R&R, Journal of Political Economy)

Lobbyists as Gatekeepers: Theory and Evidence

Joint with Alexander V. Hirsch, B. Pablo Montagnes, and Hye Young You PDF (July 2020)

Intermediaries and Product Selection in the Municipal Bond Market

Joint with Giulia Brancaccio

Narrowing the Digital Divide: Political Incentives and Provider Competition

Joint with Mo Xiao

At Carnegie Mellon:

At Washington University in St. Louis (Olin Business School):

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