I am a PhD candidate in the economics department at the University of ChicagoI do empirical research on institutions and policies shaping low-income households’ interactions with markets for labor, housing, credit, and education.

I will be a postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Chicago Becker Friedman Institute in 2019-2020, and will be joining the economics department at Harvard in the summer of 2020.

You can contact me at wlvandijk@uchicago.edu.

Labor economics, public economics, applied econometrics