Professor of Economics at MIT, Cambridge, Massachussets, United States.

Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives

Published his correspondence with Bruno Frey about self-plagiarism in the article about the Titanic. Asked for an apology and added to the article a note that the editors would have liked to see the other very similar articles cited.

2011. "Correspondence: David H. Autor and Bruno S. Frey."Journal of Economic Perspectives, 25(3): 239–240. DOI:10.1257/jep.25.3.239