Associate Professor of Economics
University of Massachusetts Boston
Emily Wiemers is an associate professor of economics at University of Massachusetts Boston specializing in labor economics and economic demography. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2009 and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan between 2009 and 2011. Her work focuses on changes over time in economic instability and upward mobility and in the role of the family in buffering the adverse effects of economic insecurity.