Faculty & Research

Thomas Wollmann

Assistant Professor of Economics

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Chicago, IL 60637

Thomas Wollmann is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Professor Wollmann studies industrial organization and, more broadly, applied microeconomics. His research interests include the interaction of product entry and pricing and the impact of this interaction on business and public policy, regulatory capture (i.e. the potential for subsequent, lucrative private-sector employment to bias the actions of regulatory agency employees), the compensation of entrepreneurs when they have private information about product quality, and the impact of research investment on scientific progress.

Prior to joining Chicago Booth, Wollmann worked as an investment banker and entrepreneur.

Wollmann holds a Ph.D. in Business Economics from Harvard University. His pre-doctoral studies were at the New York University Stern School of Business, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance.


2017 - 2018 Course Schedule

Number Name Quarter
42001 Competitive Strategy 2018 (Winter)

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