Professor Bar-Isaac is a visiting professor from Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.
His research area broadly focuses on applied microeconomic theory. His expertise spans the economics of reputation, rating agencies, vertical restraints, search and industrial organisation.
Professor Bar-Isaac currently serves as an editor of the Journal of Industrial Economics, is on the board of editors for the American Economic Review, an editorial advisor for the Canadian Journal of Economics and associate editor of the Economic Journal. He is also a member of the executive committee of the European Association of Research in Industrial Economics.