Daniele Paserman

Professor, Department Chair

Fields: Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Political Economy, Behavioral Economics

Daniele Paserman is a Professor of Economics at Boston University and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, a Research Affiliate at the Centre for Economic Policy Research, and a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA). He completed a PhD in economics at Harvard University. His research spans topics in labor economics, economic history, political economy, and behavioral economics. His research has been published in many top outlets in economics and political science, and has been featured in the Financial Times, Foreign Policy and the Freakonomics blog.  Recent projects include the study of intergenerational mobility and assortative mating in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries; analysis of gender differences in cooperative behavior and the determinants of environmental policy making in the United States Congress; and the effect of economics education on gender attitudes. He currently serves as the President of the Society of the Economics of the Household.