Abigail Wozniak
Research Fellow

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too w Wozniak Abigail Wozniak is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, working primarily in the field of labor economics. Her research has examined migration between states and cities as well as employer compensation and screening policies. Professor Wozniak is currently a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn, Germany. Over 2014-2015, she served as Senior Economist to the White House Council of Economic Advisers, working on labor economics issues. She was a Visiting Fellow at Princeton University in 2008-09. She is a graduate of Harvard University (PhD) and the University of Chicago (AB). She is a Wisconsin native and a former Associate Economist at the Chicago Federal Reserve. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal,The Huffington Post, Businessweek, and other outlets.
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IZA Discussion Papers:
No. Author(s)
11308  Susan Payne Carter
Abigail Wozniak
Making Big Decisions: The Impact of Moves on Marriage among U.S. Army Personnel
8149  Raven Molloy
Christopher L. Smith
Abigail Wozniak
Declining Migration within the US: The Role of the Labor Market
(published in: Demography, 2017, 54(2): 631-653.)
6659  Kasey Buckles
Ofer Malamud
Melinda Sandler Morrill
Abigail Wozniak
The Effect of College Education on Health
(published in: Journal of Heatlh Economics, 2016, 50(2016):99-114.)
6605  Abigail Wozniak
Discrimination and the Effects of Drug Testing on Black Employment
(Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 93 (7), 548-566)
5903  Raven Molloy
Christopher L. Smith
Abigail Wozniak
Internal Migration in the United States
(published in: Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2011, 25 (3), 173-196)
5569  John Griffin
David Nickerson
Abigail Wozniak
Racial Differences in Inequality Aversion: Evidence from Real World Respondents in the Ultimatum Game
(published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2012,. 84(2), 600-617.)
3432  Ofer Malamud
Abigail Wozniak
The Impact of College Graduation on Geographic Mobility: Identifying Education Using Multiple Components of Vietnam Draft Risk
(published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2012. 47(4), 913-950.)
2766  Raven E. Saks
Abigail Wozniak
Labor Reallocation over the Business Cycle: New Evidence from Internal Migration
(published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2011, 29 (4). 697 - 739)
1957  Abigail Wozniak
Product Markets and Paychecks: Deregulation's Effect on the Compensation Structure in Banking
(published in: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 2007, 60 (2), 246-267)
1954  Abigail Wozniak
Educational Differences in the Migration Responses of Young Workers to Local Labor Market Conditions
(published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2010, 45 (4), 944-970)