JohnLeeth is a professor and chair of Bentley University’sDepartment of Economics. From 2004 to 2007 he served as the Gibbons Research Professor, and in 2004 he received the Bentley Scholar of theYear Award. His research areas include workplace safety, executive compensation, economic inequality,and mergers and acquisitions. His articles have appeared in various journals, including British Journal of Management, International Economic Review, Journal of Finance and Quantitative Analysis, and Journal of Risk and Uncertainty. He coauthored Simulating Workplace Safety Policy.