Russell Weinstein

Research Fellow

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Russell Weinstein is an Assistant Professor in the School of Labor and Employment Relations and the Department of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research focuses on information and mobility frictions in the labor market, and their effect on employer recruiting strategies, human capital investments, and firm/worker match quality.

He received his PhD from Boston University in 2014.

Russell joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in November 2016 and became an IZA Research Fellow in November 2021.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11224
updated version forthcoming as 'Firm Decisions and Variation Across Universities in Access to High-Wage Jobs: Evidence from Employer Recruiting' in: Journal of Labor Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10598
forthcoming in: Journal of Human Resources