Emily Taber

Acquisitions Editor

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Emily has worked on the MIT Press economics, finance, and business list since 2009, first as an assistant and now as acquisitions editor. Books on her list run the gamut from professional monographs, to textbooks for students at the graduate and undergraduate levels, to trade books for general readers. Emily’s particular areas of focus are microeconomics, macroeconomics, computational economics, development economics, labor economics, health economics, regulation, political economy, public economics, environmental economics, game theory, and innovation. She is currently interested in acquiring trade books about the future of work and the digital economy. Emily can be reached at etaber@mit.edu and her Twitter profile is @silversprklb.

Notable Acquisitions:

The Disruption Dilemma by Joshua Gans, The Sharing Economy: The End of Employment and the Rise of Crowd-Based Capitalism by Arun Sundararajan, The Vanishing Middle Class: Prejudice and Power in a Dual Economy by Peter Temin, The Inversion Factor: How to Thrive in the IoT Economy by Linda Bernardi, Sanjay Sarma, and Kenneth Traub, Faster, Smarter, Greener: The Future of the Car and Urban Mobility by Venkat Sumantran, Charles Fine, and David Gonsalvez, The Cost-Benefit Revolution by Cass R. Sunstein, How Change Happens by Cass Sunstein