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Brendan M. Price

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2017
  • B.A., Economics–Political Science, Columbia University, 2009
Current Research Topics
  • Labor Market Seasonality
  • Unemployment Insurance
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2020 - present
  • Assistant Professor of Economics

    University of California, Davis

    2017 - 2019
  • Price, Brendan (2017). "Labor Market Adjustment to Globalization, Automation, and Institutional Reform," Ph.D. dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
  • Acemoglu, Daron, David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson, and Brendan Price (2016). "Import Competition and the Great US Employment Sag of the 2000s," Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 34, no. S1 (Part 2): pp. S141-S198.
  • Acemoglu, Daron, David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon H. Hanson, and Brendan Price (2014). "Return of the Solow Paradox? IT, Productivity, and Employment in US Manufacturing," American Economic Review: Papers & Proceedings, vol. 104, no. 5, pp. 394-399.
  • seminar

    October 2019

    University of California, Davis

    Organizing Data for Economic Research

  • seminar

    October 2019

    University of California, Irvine

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • conference

    September 2019

    University of California, Santa Cruz, "All-Calfornia Labor Economics Conference" (ACLEC)

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • conference

    August 2019

    Stanford Institute for Theoretical Economics (SITE), "Microeconomics & Macroeconomics of Labor Markets"

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • conference

    June 2019

    Western Economic Association International (WEAI)

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • seminar

    May 2019

    Federal Reserve Board (FRB)

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • seminar

    April 2019

    University of California, Berkeley

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • seminar

    March 2019

    Bocconi University

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • seminar

    March 2019

    INSEAD

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • seminar

    February 2019

    University of California, Merced

    Income in the Off-Season: Household Adaptation to Yearly Work Interruptions

  • seminar

    June 2018

    University of Colorado, Denver

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • conference

    June 2018

    North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society (NASMES)

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • conference

    April 2017

    Humboldt University of Berlin, "The Role of the Firm in the Labor Market"

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    March 2017

    German Institute for Employment Research (IAB)

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    February 2017

    University of Michigan

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    February 2017

    University of California, Los Angeles

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    January 2017

    University of California, Davis

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    January 2017

    Federal Reserve Board (FRB)

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    January 2017

    Cornell University

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    January 2017

    W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

  • seminar

    January 2017

    Syracuse University

    The Duration and Wage Effects of Long-Term Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany's Hartz IV Reform

Awards
  • 2019

    W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research

    Early Career Research Award

  • 2017

    W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research

    Dissertation Prize

  • 2011

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Shultz Fellowship in Economics

  • 2009

    Columbia University

    Parker Prize

Referee
  • American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
  • American Economic Review
  • American Economic Review: Insights
  • Econometrica
  • Economic Journal
  • Economics of Transition
  • European Economic Review
  • Industrial & Labor Relations Review
  • Industrial Relations
  • Journal of Banking & Finance
  • Journal of the European Economic Association
  • Journal of Human Resources
  • Journal of Labor Economics
  • Journal of Policy Analysis & Management
  • Journal of Public Economics
  • Quarterly Journal of Economics
  • Review of Economics & Statistics
  • Review of Economic Studies
  • Southern Economic Journal
Professional Affiliation
  • UC Davis Center for Poverty Research (2017–2019)
Last update: February 10, 2020