Labor economics; hours measurement;time use research
Ph.D., Economics, University of California, Los Angeles, 1989 M.A., Economics, University of California, Los Angeles, 1984 B.A., Business Economics, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1981
Division Chief, Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2009 - present Research Economist, Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1991 - 2009 Visiting Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 9/89 - 6/91 Economist, Unicon Research Corp., 7/88 - 8/89
“Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS?” (with Michael Burda and Daniel S. Hamermesh). American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings 103(3), May 2013.
“How Does Nonmarket Production Affect Measured Income Inequality?” (with Harley Frazis). Journal of Population Economics 24(1), 2011.
“Why Do BLS Hours Series Tell Different Stories About Trends in Hours Worked?” (with Harley Frazis) in Labor in the New Economy, Katharine G. Abraham, James R. Spletzer, and Michael J. Harper, eds., NBER Studies in Income and Wealth, University of Chicago Press, 2010.