David Simon

Associate Professor



Email: David.Simon “at” Uconn “dot” edu

Subject Areas: Economics of Children and Families, Labor Economics, Health Economics

Ph.D., Economics, University of California Davis, 2013
M.A., Economics, University of North Carolina Greensboro, 2008
B.A., Economics, Guilford College, 2003

Honors and Appointments:

— AEJ Policy: Best Paper Award 2018, for “Income, the Earned Income Tax Credit, and Infant
Health” (co-authored with Hilary Hoynes and Doug Miller).
— Grillo Family Award for Excellence in Research, University of Connecticut, 2016
— Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Program on Children, May 2017 – present.

Courses Taught:
— Intermediate Microeconomics, Health Economics

Research Interests: The Economics of Families and Children; Childhood Environment, Health, and Human Capital Formation; Early Life Human Capital Development

Contact Information
Mailing AddressUnit 1063
Office Location344 Herbst Hall / Online (https://uconn-cmr.webex.com/meet/das13016)
Office HoursFridays 11:10-12:10, or by appointment