Katherine Terrell was Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Professor of Public Policy Analysis at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan.

She published widely in the areas of economic development and labor economics. Her research evaluated the impact of government policies and the effect of globalization on wages, employment, income inequality and firm performance in emerging market economies. She was research fellow at IZA since 1999 and CEPR since 1998 and served as a consultant to various international organizations such as the World Bank, the OECD and the EBRD.

Katherine Terrell passed away unexpectedly on December 29, 2009. Those who knew her will always remember her warm personality and outstanding professional qualities.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1724
Ina Ganguli, Katherine Terrell
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics, 2006, 34 (2), 200-227
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1393
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics, 2005, 33 (2), 278-298
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1332
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2005, 3 (2-3), 291–302
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1160
published in: Michigan Journal of International Law, 2004, 26(1), 245-269
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1159
revised version published as 'The effects of multiple minimum wages throughout the labor market: The case of Costa Rica ' in: Labour Economics, 2007, 14 (3), 485-511
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1018
published in: World Development, 2005, 33 (11), 1905-1921
IZA Discussion Paper No. 601
published as "Job Reallocation in Two Cases of Massive Adjustment in Eastern Europe" in: World Development, 2008, 36 (11), 2144-2169
IZA Discussion Paper No. 600
Jana Stefanová Lauerová, Katherine Terrell
published in: Comparative Economic Studies, 2007, 49 (1), 128-155
IZA Discussion Paper No. 589
published in: Economics of Transition, 2003, 11 (2), 291-320