The Kevin Albert Family Fund supports research in applied microeconomics. Researchers affiliated with the Fund engage in research addressing a wide variety of important issues including: Changes in the “returns” to education, the effects of economic crises in developing countries; the effects of welfare reform; the efficacy of job training programs and early intervention programs for disadvantaged children; the reasons for rising health insurance costs; effects of government regulation in the market for services; social security reform; rising inequality and the economic consequences of changes in the family. The Fund also supports speaker series and special events of interest to applied microeconomists.

Fund Director: Kathleen McGarry

Affiliated Faculty: Leah Boustan, Moshe Buchinsky, Dora Costa, Adriana Lleras-Muney, Maurizio Mazzocco, Till von Wachter and Michela Giorcelli

Upcoming Workshops

  • Brett McCully
    October 5, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in

    Practice Job Market Talk

  • Alex Fon
    October 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in

    Practice Job Market Talk

  • Iris Fu
    October 19, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in

    Practice Job Market Talk

All Workshops

  • Albert Family Fund Proseminar in Applied Microeconomics (RAW) - Econ 268 - Brett McCully

    October 5, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Practice Job Market Talk

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  • Albert Family Fund Proseminar in Applied Microeconomics (RAW) - Econ 268 - Alex Fon

    October 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Practice Job Market Talk

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  • Albert Family Fund Proseminar in Applied Microeconomics (RAW) - Econ 268 - Iris Fu

    October 19, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Practice Job Market Talk

    See more details