Erzo F.P. Luttmer is the Dartmouth Professor in Economics at Dartmouth College. He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of
Economic Research, a Research Fellow at IZA, and Editor at the Journal of Public Economics. From 1999 to 2000, he worked as an economist at the World Bank. Luttmer received a Master's degree in econometrics from Erasmus University Rotterdam and holds a PhD in economics from Harvard University.
His research interests include public economics, labor economics, and applied econometrics. Within these fields, his research focuses on income redistribution programs, the role of social effects on economic outcomes, and the effects of limits to cognition in social insurance.
He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in July 2006.