Robert H. Frank

Economics
Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business/College of Arts and Sciences

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Contact Information

327 Sage Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Robert H. Frank

Economics
Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business/College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise

The practical consequences of income inequality

Current Research Interest

Tax policies; discovering the ultimate sources of consumer satisfaction

Distinction

Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought, Co-recipient

Selected Publications

Frank, Robert H. “How Rising Income Inequality Threatens Access to the Legal System.” Daedalus 148, no. 1 (2019): 10-18.

Frank, Robert H. Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2016.

Cornell Research Website Article

Connecting Luck, Success, and Taxes