Michael LeGower

Economist
Division:
Consumer Protection
Phone:
(202) 326-3656
Email Address:
mlegower@ftc.gov

Biography

Selected Publications

  • "Promise Scholarship Programs as Place-Making Policy: Evidence from School Enrollment and Housing Prices," with R. Walsh, NBER Working Paper 20056, 2014.

Selected Presentations

  • "Promise Scholarship Programs as Place-Making Policy: Evidence from School Enrollment and Housing Prices," APPAM Fall Research Conference, Albuquerque, NM (2014)
  • "Promised Land? The Impact of Promise Scholarship Programs on Housing Prices," Midwest Economic Association Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH (2013)
  • "Sponsoring Public Goods Lotteries: Theory and Evidence," North American Economic Science Association Conference, Tucson, AZ (2012)

Education

University of Pittsburgh
PhD
2014
University of Richmond
BBA
2004

Fields of Interest

  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Public Economics
  • Experimental Economics