I am a Ph.D. Candidate at Cornell University in the Department of Economics working under the direction of professors in the Departments of Economics and Policy Analysis and Management. My research interests include Labor Economics, Applied Economics, and Family and Social Welfare Policy. Profs. Francine D. Blau, John M. Abowd, and Michael F. Lovenheim comprise my Graduate Committee. Further information concerning my research and teaching may be found on the appropriate page using the menu.