Gary Chamberlain graduated from Harvard College, A.B., 1970, Summa Cum Laude and
received his Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University in 1975. He has taught at the
University of Wisconsin-Madison and has been a Professor of Economics at Harvard since
1987, and the Louis Berkman Professor of Economics since 2002. His research topics
have included panel data, returns to schooling, factor structure in large asset markets,
semiparametric efficiency, the structure of wages, and applications of decision theory in
econometrics. He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and was a Member of its Council
from 1988 to 1993, and he gave the Fisher-Schultz Lecture in 2001. He is a Fellow of the
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a Fellow of the American Association for the
Advancement of Science, and a Member of the National Academy of Sciences.