Till Von Wachter

Till Von Wachter

Associate Professor

Education:

Ph.D. University of California Berkeley

Research Areas:

Aging, Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics, Macroeconomics

Phone:

(310) 825-5665

Office:

Bunche Hall 9367

Email:

tvwachter@econ.ucla.edu

Personal Website:

http://www.econ.ucla.edu/tvwachter

Biography:

Till von Wachter is an Associate Professor of Economics at UCLA, and research affiliate at CCPR and RAND. His research studies the role of unemployment insurance, emplotment transitions of workers and the impact of job loss. His work has been published in the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics among others.

Selected Books and Publications


Research Interests

  • Methodology issues involved in searching for a model; the consequ- ences of incomplete assumptions; studies of the determinants of comparative advantage; tariff policies and adjustment cost.

Courses