Industrial Relations Section

Upcoming Events

"The Effect of Employer-Provided Health Insurance on Employment and Wages" - Jessica Min, Princeton University
December 8, 12:00 pm1:00 pm
Abstract

An increase in worker sorting across firms by skill has contributed to rising labor market inequality. I study the role of employer-financed health premiums as a possible reason for worker sorting in the US. Using matched employer-employee data, I analyze the effect of employer-financed health premiums on the employment and wages of…

"Legal Representation in Disability Claims" - Hilary Hoynes, University of California, Berkeley
December 12, 1:20 pm2:35 pm

Hilary Hoynes is a Professor of Public Policy and Economics and holds the Haas Distinguished Chair in Economic Disparities at the University of California Berkeley. Hilary's research focuses on poverty, inequality, food and nutrition programs, and the impacts of government tax and transfer programs on low income families.

 

Jesse Silbert, Princeton University
December 15, 12:00 pm1:00 pm
Niha Singh, University of Notre Dame
February 13, 1:20 pm2:35 pm

Niha Singh is currently a Postdoctoral Research Scholar at Columbia University, and will join the economics department at University of Notre Dame starting in Fall 2023.