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Economist

Bureau, Office or Division
Consumer Protection
Email Address

Selected Publications

  • "College Major Competitiveness and Attrition from the Sciences," with R. Sander, SSRN Working Paper, 2013.
  • "Peer Turnover and Student Achievement," SSRN Working Paper, 2012.
  • "Educational Sorting and Peer Effects: The Impacts of Compulsory Schooling Law," SSRN Working Paper, 2011.
  • "Revisiting Law School Mismatch: A Comment on Barnes (2007,2011)," with E. D. Williams, R. Sander, R. Bolus, Northwestern Law Review, 2011.

Selected Presentations

  • "College Major Competitiveness and Attrition from the Sciences ," Southern Economic Association. Tampa, FL (2013)
  • "Educational Sorting and Peer Effects: The Impacts of Compulsory Schooling Laws," Society of Labor Economists. Chicago, IL (2012)
  • "Peer Turnover and Student Achievement," Population Association of America. Washington, DC (2011)

Education

University of California - Los Angeles
PhD Economics
University of California - Los Angeles
MA Economics
Georgetown University
BS International Economics

Fields of Interest

  • Consumer Protection
  • Economics of Education
  • Law and Economics

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2010-present

Research Associate
Project SEAPHE (Scale and Effects of Admissions Preferences in Higher Education)
2009-2010

Lecturer
University of California - Los Angeles
2008-2009

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