Emily Taber

Acquisitions Editor, Economics, Finance, Business

Emily is the editor for economics, finance, and business. 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. She is currently interested in acquiring books that identify and address inequality, whether in the workplace or the larger economy. Other topics of interest include the digital economy, behavioral economics, causal inference, machine learning in economics, sustainable business, innovation, antitrust/competition policy, and the future of work. Emily can be reached at etaber@mit.edu and her Twitter profile is @silversprklb.

Notable Acquisitions:

Winning the Right Game by Ron Adner, The Parent Trap by Nate G. Hilger, Sludge by Cass Sunstein, Inclusion on Purpose by Ruchika Tulshyan, Persuading with Data by Miro Kazakoff, Working with AI by Thomas H. Davenport and Steven M. Miller, The Power of Experiments by Michael Luca and Max H. Bazerman, The Pandemic Information Gap 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, Women and Leadership by Julia Gillard and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.

Winning the Right Game

How to Disrupt, Defend, and Deliver in a Changing World

Ron Adner

The Pandemic Information Gap

The Brutal Economics of COVID-19

Joshua Gans

Women and Leadership

Real Lives, Real Lessons

Julia Gillard, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The Parent Trap

How to Stop Overloading Parents and Fix Our Inequality Crisis

Nate G. Hilger

Just Money

Mission-Driven Banks and the Future of Finance

Katrin Kaufer, Lillian Steponaitis

The Power of Experiments

Decision Making in a Data-Driven World

Michael Luca, Max H. Bazerman