David Wiczer

I am an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at Stony Brook University.

I concentrate primarily on macroeconomics and labor economics. For my life story in easily digestible sentence fragments, see my CV.


Earnings Growth, Job Flows and Churn with Satoshi Tanaka and Larry Warren Download

Cyclical Earnings and Employment Transitions with Carlos Carrillo Tudela & Ludo Visschers Download

Long Term Unemployment: Attached and Mismatched? Download

The Disability Option: Labor Market Dynamics with Economic and Health Risks with Amanda M Michaud Download


Labor Demand in the Time of COVID-19: Evidence from vacancy postings and UI claims, Journal of Public Economics (2020), with Eliza Forsyth, Lisa Kahn and Fabian Lange NBER WP Press: Bloomberg Macrohive

Pandemic Recession: L- or V-Shaped?, Quarterly Review (2020), with Victoria Gregory & Guido Menzio. Download NBER WP Press: MarketPlace, MarketWatch, Brookings

Multidimensional Skill Mismatch, AEJ: Macroeconomics (2020), with Fatih Guvenen, Burhan Kuruscu & Satoshi Tanaka. Download Slides Press: Bloomberg, Washington Post

Network Search: Climbing the Job Ladder Faster, International Economic Review (2019), with Marcelo A Arbex & Dennis O'Dea. Download Press: Wall Street Journal

Occupational Hazards and Social Disability Insurance, Journal of Monetary Economics (2018), with Amanda M Michaud. Download Slides

Vocational Considerations and Trends in Social Security Disability, Journal of the Economics of Aging (2018), with Amanda M Michaud & Jaeger Nelson. Download


Labor Supply in the Time of COVID-19 with Lisa Kahn & Fabian Lange Download

Firm-level Credit Ratings and Default in the Great Recession: Theory and Evidence with Fernando Leibovici

Cyclical Occupational Mobility of the Displaced vs the Unemployed: A Puzzle? with Carlos Carrillo Tudela & Ludo Visschers

Search Frictions and Structural Change with Stephen L Parente