University of Wisconsin–Madison

John Ham

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

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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