Professor of Economics, Associate Dean of Faculty
On leave/sabbatical Spring ’17
With Pitzer Since: 1988
Field Group: Economics
Campus Address: Fletcher 216
Office Hours: M,W,F 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
MA, MPhil, PhD, Yale University
BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Macroeconomics, Japanese Economy, Econometrics, Labor Economics
Statistics (ECON 91)
Macroeconomic Theory (Econ 104)
Econometrics (ECON 125)
Macroeconomic Policy: Case Studies (ECON 132)
The Japanese Economy (ECON 142)
Senior Seminar (ECON 198)
“Asian Americans, Glass Ceilings and Ph.D.s,” Asian American Policy Review, vol. 22 (2012).
“Labor Market Discrimination: Vietnamese Immigrants,” Journal of Southeast Asian American Education and Advancement, vol. 7 (2012).
Selected Conference Presentations and Invited Talks
Panel discussant, “Race and Gender in the U.S. Economy,” Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International, Seattle, WA, June 2013.
“The Labor Market Experience of Vietnamese and East European Immigrants,” paper presented at the Western Economic Association International 86th Annual Conference, San Diego, CA, June 30, 2011.
Personal Academic Website