Emily Wiemers is an associate professor of public administration and international affairs, a faculty associate at the Aging Studies Institute, and a faculty affiliate at the Center for Policy Research at Syracuse University. Her work examines economic well-being and intergenerational ties across the life course. Recent work focuses on changes over time in earnings dynamics for working-age adults and on the impact of health and disability on earnings instability and intergenerational transfers across adult ages. Wiemers holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles, an M.A. in finance from University College Dublin, and a B.A. in economics and history from Brown University.