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The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of MichiganThe Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan

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Faculty

Justin Wolfers

Title:
Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science and the Arts
Email:
jwolfers@umich.edu
Phone:
(734) 615-6846
Office:
Weill Hall
735 S. State St. #5220
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Biography

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Justin Wolfers is a professor of public policy at the Ford School and a professor of economics. Wolfers’ research interests include labor economics, macroeconomics, political economy, economics of the family, social policy, law and economics, and behavioral economics. Most recently, Wolfers was an associate professor of business and public policy at the University of Pennsylvania and a visiting professor at Princeton University. He is a research associate with the National Bureau for Economic Research, a research affiliate with the Centre for 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.