Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science and the Arts
735 S. State St. #5220
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-3091
Justin Wolfers will join the University of Michigan as a Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics in January 2013. Wolfers’ research interests include labor 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 for Economic Policy Research in London, and an International Research Fellow at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy in Germany. Justin earned a bachelors degree in Economics from the University of Sydney and his AM and PhD in Economics from Harvard University.