Russell Weinstein

Research Fellow

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Russell Weinstein is an Associate Professor in the School of Labor and Employment Relations and the Department of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research focuses on information and mobility frictions in the labor market, and their effect on employer recruiting strategies, human capital investments, and firm/worker match quality.

He received his PhD from Boston University in 2014.

Russell joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in November 2016 and became an IZA Research Fellow in November 2021.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14422
forthcoming in: The Review of Economics and Statistics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11224
updated version published as 'Firm Decisions and Variation Across Universities in Access to High-Wage Jobs: Evidence from Employer Recruiting' in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2022, 40 (1), 1-46
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10598
forthcoming in: Journal of Human Resources