David A. Jaeger is Professor of Economics at the City University of New York Graduate Center and a Research Associate at the NBER. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan and has held permanent and visiting positions at the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Hunter College, the College of William and Mary, the University of Cologne, Princeton University, and Bonn University, among others. He has research interests in applied microeconomics in areas as diverse as immigration, education, health, terrorism, and quantitative medieval history. He was the first recipient of the W.E. Upjohn Prize for his dissertation and has been honored with a fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. In 2008 he was a lecturer at the IZA Summer School. In addition to his affiliations with IZA and the NBER, he is a Research Fellow at CESifo, an External Research Fellow at the Center for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM) at University College London, and a member of the Ausschuss für Bevölkerungsökonomik of the Verein für Sozialpolitik.

David has been an IZA Research Fellow since September 1998.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10317
substantially revised version forthcoming in: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics as "A Cautionary Tale of Evaluating Identifying Assumptions: Did Reality TV Really Cause a Decline in Teenage Childbearing?"
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6262
revised version published in: CESifo Economic Studies, 2018, 64(4), 667-697
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2890
published in: Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2009, 4(4), 315–342
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2655
published in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2010, 92(3), 684–689