Wilbert van der Klaauw is an Economic Policy Advisor and Director of the Center for Microeconomic Data at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He is a labor economist and applied econometrician whose research interests include the study of household financial behavior and expectations, life cycle labor supply and occupational choice decisions, educational investment and productivity, and econometric approaches to program evaluation. Prior to joining the New York Fed, Dr. van der Klaauw was a Professor at UNC-Chapel Hill and Assistant Professor at New York University. He holds a Ph.D. from Brown University.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in January 2011.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12271
published in: Journal of Econometrics, 2022, 231 (1), 123-147
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4912
published in: Economic Inquiry, 2013, 51 (1), 579–604
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3891
published as 'Unintended Consequences of Welfare Reform for Children with Single Parents: A Theoretical Analysis' in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2015, 13(3), 709-733
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3001
published in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2008, 6 (3), 193-221
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2980
published in: Economic Journal, 119 (535), 2009, F66 - F100
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1248
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2007, 42 (1), 1-31