Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Navigate Up
Help (new window)
Sign In

Washington University in St Louis Olin Business School

Olin Business SchoolOlin Business School
Home > PhD > Phd Detail
Return to previous screen
Ryan Cooper
Personal Web Page

Ryan Cooper

Business Economics
Ph.D. Business Economics & Strategy 2016 (expected), Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis
MBA 2011, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis
M.S. Economics 2006, University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.S. Mathematics B.S. Economics 2005, Brigham Young University
Research interests:
I conduct research in strategy and healthcare management, focusing on the economic and organizational factors that influence individual decision-making in markets and firms. These include both input-related factors - such as knowledge sharing, problem-solving routines, and human capital - and output-related factors such as incentives.
  • "When Incentives Are Not Enough: Motivation, Organizational Structure, and Cost Control in Primary Medical Care," Job Market Paper
Other Professional Experience:
Technical Services Engineer, Epic Systems, Verona, WI (2007 - 2009)
National Merit Scholar, 1999
Presidential Scholar, 1999
Eagle Scout
Class Valedictorian, Olin Business School MBA Class of 2011
Personal interests:
Football, basketball, golf, reading, writing