Faculty Affiliates

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Kasey Buckles

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Associate Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph.D., Boston University

Research Interests: labor economics, economic demography, and economics of the family

Curriculum Vitae 
Personal Website
Contact: kbuckles@nd.edu


 

William Evans

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Keough-Hesburgh Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph.D., Duke University

Research Interests: labor economics, public finance, health economics, and the economics of education

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: wevans1@nd.edu


Chloe Gibbs

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Assistant Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph.D., University of Chicago

Research Interests: applied microeconomics, and the economics of education

Curriculum Vitae 
Personal Website
Contact:  cgibbs1@nd.edu


Craig Gundersen

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Soybean Industry Endowed Professor of Agricultural Strategy
Department of Agicultural & Consumer Economics 
Univsersity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Education: Ph.D. University of California, Riverside

Research Interests: Food insecurity and food assistance programs

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: cggunder@illinois.edu

 


Melissa Kearney

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Professor
Department of Economics
University of Maryland

Education: Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

Research Interests:  poverty, inequality, and the impacts of economic conditions and government tax and transfer programs on low income families and individuals

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: kearney.melissa@gmail.com 


Ethan Lieber

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Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph.D., University of Chicago

Research Interests:  health economics, industrial organization, public economics, and labor economics

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: elieber@nd.edu

 


Jens Ludwig 

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McCormick Foundation Professor of Social Service Administration, Law, and Public Policy
School of Social Service Administration, Irving B. Harris School of Public Policy Studies
University of Chicago

Education: Ph.D., Duke University

Research Interests: social policy, urban poverty, health, education, crime, and housing policy

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: jludwig@uchicago.edu

 


Nicole McNeil

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ACE Associate Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research Interests: Cognitive Development, Math Learning, Academic Achievement

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: nmcneil@nd.edu


Bruce Meyer

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McCormack Foundation Professor
Irving B. Harris School of Public Policy
University of Chicago

Education: Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research interests: poverty, inequality, welfare and tax policy, unemployment insurance, workers' compensation, health care, and labor supply.

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: bdmeyer@uchicago.edu

 


Marianne Page

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Department of Economics
University of California Davis

Education: Ph.D., University of Michigan

Research Interests:intergenerational mobility, poverty and inequality, and the impact of social programs on low income families

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: mepage@ucdavis.edu

 


James Sullivan

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Rev. Thomas J. McDonagh, C.S.C. Associate Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph.D., Northwestern University

Research Interests: poverty, inequality, welfare and tax policy, consumption, saving, and borrowing behavior of poor households

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: jsulliv4@nd.edu

 


Kathryn Wagner

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Assistant Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Marquette University

Education: Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Research Interests: health economics, public economics, and education

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: kathryn.l.wagner@marquette.edu


Abigail Wozniak

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Department of Economics
University of Notre Dame

Education: Ph. D., Harvard University

Research Interests: labor economics, migration, higher education, black-white differences, employment screening

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: a_wozniak@nd.edu  


Marci Ybarra

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School of Social Service Administration
University of Chicago

Education: Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research Interests: Socioeconomic outcomes for low-income families, immigrants, and pregnant women

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Website
Contact: mybarra@uchicago.edu