Ambarish Chandra is an Assistant Professor of Economic Analysis and Policy in the Department of Management, University of Toronto-Scarborough, with a cross-appointment to the Business Economics area at Rotman. He was previously a faculty member at the University of British Columbia. Ambarish's research is in the area of industrial organization and applied microeconomics. His primary interest is in media industries, particularly advertising markets. He has examined the importance of targeted advertising, studied price dispersion in gasoline markets, and evaluated the effect of government subsidies for hybrid vehicles. His current work examines travel and trade across the U.S.-Canada border.