Carlos Lamarche is Gatton Endowed Professor of Economics at the University of Kentucky. Formerly he has been an Assistant Professor and Chong K. Liew Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Oklahoma, and Gatton Endowed Associate Professor at the University of Kentucky. He is an econometrician who conducts research on theoretical and applied econometrics with a focus on labor economics and empirical industrial organization. His research interest includes theoretical and empirical aspects of quantile regression for panel data. His work has been published in the Journal of Econometrics, the Journal of Applied Econometrics, the Journal of Public Economics, the Journal of Development Economics, International Economic Review, and the Journal of the American Statistical Association, among others. He is Co-editor of the Southern Economic Journal, Associate Editor of Empirical Economics, Associate Editor of Econometrics, and received several research awards for his work on Quantile Regression.
Lamarche received his MS. in Statistics in 2003 and his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2006.
He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 2010.