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Mansfield, Richard Kennard Assistant Professor

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Research

research overview

  • I specialize in using linked administrative data to identify and estimate 1) flexible production functions in which inputs feature a network structure (e.g. teachers and students, or workers with overlapping shifts), and 2) equilibrium models of sorting and two-sided matching. My first few applications involved teacher productivity and teacher and student sorting across schools, while my current work also exploits linked employer-employee data to estimate two-sided matching models featuring multidimensional worker and firm heterogeneity. These latter applications focus on the incidence across locations and worker skill levels of alternative local labor demand policies and international trade policies.

keywords

  • estimation of models of sorting, estimation of job assignment models, estimation and identification of value-added models,

Publications

Teaching

courses taught

  • ECON 3070 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (Spring 2019)
  • ECON 4616 Labor Economics (Spring 2019)
  • ECON 4909 Independent Study (Spring 2019)
  • ECON 8909 Independent Study (Spring 2019)
  • ECON 8999 Doctoral Dissertation (Spring 2019)
  • ECON 3070 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (Fall 2018)
  • ECON 4909 Independent Study (Fall 2018)
  • ECON 8909 Independent Study (Fall 2018)
  • ECON 8999 Doctoral Dissertation (Fall 2018)
  • ECON 4616 Labor Economics (Spring 2018)
  • ECON 4909 Independent Study (Spring 2018)
  • ECON 8676 Seminar: Labor Economics 1 (Spring 2018)
  • ECON 8909 Independent Study (Spring 2018)
  • ECON 8999 Doctoral Dissertation (Spring 2018)

Background

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)

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