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1985 …2021

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Research Interests

Economic mobility; using data from census manuscripts, passenger ship records, tax lists, and city directories, to compare mobility in Britain, the United States and France from the 1850s to the present; determining the link between early-life circumstances and later life outcomes, and the migrant from rural areas to cities and towns.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, The University of Chicago

… → 1992

Economics, MA, The University of Chicago

… → 1987

Economics, BA, Williams College

… → 1983

Research interests

  • American labor markets
  • Economic demography
  • Economic history
  • Historical political economyi


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