Mark Borgschulte
                                                          Assistant Professor of Economics
                                                    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
                                                          Research Affiliate, IZA 

Research Papers

Smoked Out: The Effect of Wildfire Smoke on Labor Market Outcomes, with David Molitor and Eric Zou - new draft soon

Executive Service and Life Expectancy: Evidence from US Governors, with Jacob Vogler - new draft soon

A Path Out: Prescription Drug Abuse, Treatment, and Suicide, with Adriana Corredor-Waldron and Guillermo Marshall, Submitted 

Paying to Avoid Recession: Using Reenlistment to Estimate the Cost of Unemploymentwith Paco Martorell, IZA Discussion Paper 9680, Conditionally accepted at American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2017

The Effect of Presidential Service on Life Expectancy, Unpublished Mimeo, UC Berkeley, 2014 

Work in Progress

Does Idleness Beget Idleness? Persistence and Heterogeneity in NEET Youth, with Yuci Chen, Xiaoyu Xia and Jin Yan

NAACP Growth from 1919-1956, with Dan Aaronson and Bhash Mazumder 

Minimum Wages and Retirement, with Heepyung Cho


   Mailing Address:
          University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign       

            Department of Economics

              1407 W Gregory Drive

              David Kinley Hall #214

            Urbana, IL  61801


     Illinois Economics Department