Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Colorado
Faculty Associate, Institute of Behavioral Science
Ph.D., Economics, Stanford University
Research Interests: International migration and human capital investments, income inequality, poverty traps, adult children's care for elderly parents, and the economic mobility of individuals and families over time and generations, and the allocation of resources within households and families, the endogeneity of race and ethnicity, and economic development in historical perspective. Her current work focuses on the impact of migration on the health and education outcomes for children and parents of migrants remaining in Mexico.