James Walker

James Walker Classes:
Soc 663 Population and Society
Professor of Economics
6462 Sewell Social Sciences
(608) 263-3863

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Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:

Kennan, John and Walker, James R. (2013). "Modeling Individual Migration Decisions," International Handbook on the Economics of Migration. Edited by K.F. Zimmermann and A.F. Constant. Edward Elgar.

Kennan, John and Walker, James R. (2011). "The Effect of Expected Income on Individual Migration Decisions" Econometrica 79: 211-251.

Kennan, John and Walker, James R. (2010) "Wages, Welfare Benefits and Migration," Journal of Econometrics 156(1): 229-238.

Aronsson, Thomas and James R. Walker (2010). "Labor Supply, Tax Base and Public Policy in Sweden," in Reforming the Welfare State, Recovery and Beyond in Sweden, edited by Richard Freeman, Birgitta Swedenborg, and Robert Topel, University of Chicago Press.

Research Projects:

Demography and Ecology Training Grant

CDE Research Theme Working Groups:

Fertility, Families and Households