University of Wisconsin–Madison

John Ham

Professor of Economics
Global Network Professor of Economics, NYU Wagner School of Public Service

john.ham.econ@gmail.com

Department of Economics
NYU Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Campus

John Ham's Research Interests

  • The duration of employment and non-employment of disadvantaged women in the US, and how they are affected by randomly assigned eligibility for manpower training programs
  • Consistent estimation of confidence intervals for counter-factual effects in dynamic duration and structural models
  • Methods of evaluating take-up of social programs such as Medicaid to non-marginal expansions in the programs
  • The effectiveness of different schooling modes for younger children in developing countries with special attention to the sample selection into the schooling types
  • The dynamics of the Indonesian labor market
  • The effects of colleague quality on the research output of top scientists

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