John J Gibson Professor of Economics
M.A. University of Michigan, Economics (1997)
Ph.D. University of Michigan, Economics (2003)
Areas of Expertise
- Labor economics
- Health economics
- Economics of the family
- Anti-poverty policy
I am an empirical microeconomist working in the fields of labor and health economics and the economics of the family.
Specific research areas include social safety net programs in the United States, with a particular focus on programs for individuals with disabilities; retirement security; and the economics of marriage and fertility decisions.
I am also a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a Co-Editor of the Review of the Economics of the Household.
My research papers can be found on my website at: www.lucieschmidt.com.