Lucie Schmidt

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John J Gibson Professor of Economics

413-597-3143
Schapiro Hall Rm 201
At Williams since 2002

Education

A.B. Smith College, Government (1993)
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

Current Committees

  • Faculty Interview Panel

Research

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 CV.

My research papers can be found on my website at:  www.lucieschmidt.com.