Abigail Wozniak
Abigail Wozniak

Associate Professor of Economics

University of Notre Dame

Abigail Wozniak is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, working primarily in the field of labor economics. She is currently a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn, Germany. Over 2014-2015, she served as Senior Economist to the White House Council of Economic Advisers, working on labor economics issues. She was a Visiting Fellow at Princeton University in 2008-09. She is a graduate of Harvard University (PhD) and the University of Chicago (AB). She is a Wisconsin native and a former Associate Economist at the Chicago Federal Reserve. Her research has examined migration between states and cities as well as employer compensation and screening policies.


  • 2017, How local barriers to migration shape relocation and earnings in the wake of china trade shocks, $67,120

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What explains the rising share of U.S. men in registered nursing?

TOPICS: Job Mobility

Labor mobility: Guidance for the next Administration

TOPICS: Job Mobility

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