Justin Wolfers

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Justin Wolfers

Professor of Economics (on leave Fall 2014 - Winter 2015)

611 Tappan Street
319 Lorch Hall
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1220

Office Location(s): 319 Lorch Hall
Phone: 734.764.2447
Fax: 734.764.2769
jwolfers@umich.edu
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • Professor, Ford School of Public Policy
    • Research Associate, NBER
    • Research Affiliate, CEPR
    • Research Fellow, IZA
    • Fellow, Stanford Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality
    • International Research Fellow, Kiel Institute for the World Economy
    • Fellow, CESifo Research Network
    • Research Fellow, National Centre for Econometric Research
    • Research Associate, Center for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (ANU)
    • Senior Scientist, Gallup
  • Fields of Study
    • Macroeconomics
      Labor Economics
      Public Economics
      Behavioral Economics
  • About

    Justin Wolfers is a Professor of Economics and Public Policy.  His research interests include labor law economics, macroeconomics, political economy, economics of the family, social policy, law and economics, public economics, and behavioral economics.  Most recently, Wolfers was an Associate Professor of Business and Public Policy at the University of Pennsylvania and a Visiting Associate Professor at Princeton University.  He is a Research Associate with the National Bureau for Economic Research, a Research Affiliate with the Centre of Economic Policy Research in London, and an International Research Fellow at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy in Germany.  Justin earned a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Sydney and his AM and PhD in Economics from Harvard University.

  • Education
    • PhD, Harvard University