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Charlie Gibbons is an associate with The Brattle Group in San Francisco, CA and a lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. He holds at Ph.D. in economics and a M.A. in statistics from UC Berkeley.

Charlie's primary fields are industrial organization and applied econometrics and his work uses sophisticated statistical analyses to translate economic theory into testable hypotheses. His research topics include market structure, electricity demand forecasting, intellectual property, and election fraud detection. His work has been used for class certification and damage calculations.

As an academic, he has received several fellowships in recognition of his research abilities. Additionally, his teaching experience has developed his ability to communicate complex ideas to non-expert audiences and to place them within a broader context.

Aside from economics, Charlie enjoys politics, hiking, backpacking, hunting, fishing, and college hockey, lacrosse, and football.


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accepted Creating separated tex files using the versions package
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comment Creating separated tex files using the versions package
Makefile works for me---thanks!
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asked Creating separated tex files using the versions package
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accepted FancyVerb error for Sweave output in Beamer
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comment FancyVerb error for Sweave output in Beamer
Yes, thank you! I'll have to find out more about the fragile option for the frame environment.
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asked FancyVerb error for Sweave output in Beamer
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answered Tools for automating document compilation
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comment Changing LaTeX headers via a makefile
That's a nice trick, Joseph; I didn't know that you could "write" a TeX file right there on the pdflatex line.
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comment Changing LaTeX headers via a makefile
Thanks Charles. This combined with you Passing Parameters answer were very helpful.
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accepted Changing LaTeX headers via a makefile
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comment Changing LaTeX headers via a makefile
Thanks las3rjock. That's a good solution, but I prefer one where I only have a single TeX file floating around.
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accepted Workflow in Sweave: Handling TeX errors
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