Abigail K. Wozniak

Associate Professor | Department of Economics | University of Notre Dame










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a_wozniak [at] nd [dot] edu

(574) 631-6208

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Department of Economics

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University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

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.


To see the report on labor force participation in South Bend from Econ 33625, click below.

Labor Force Participation in South Bend: Strengths, Challenges, and Opportunities