Jason M. Fletcher

Research Fellow

University of Wisconsin, Madison


Jason Fletcher is Professor in the La Follette School of Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His main interests include estimating social networks effects on health and education decisions, long term effects of child and adolescent conditions, and integrating genetic and economic analysis. He was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholar at Columbia University (2010-2012), an affiliate of the Institute for Research on Poverty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a research associate of the Columbia Population Research Center. He received his PhD in Applied Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2006.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2012.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 10833
Jason M. Fletcher, Jessica Polos
forthcoming in: Oxford Handbook on the Economics of Women
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10538
published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2017, 17(2), 20150212
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6391
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 89, 122–135