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Joyce Chen

Joyce Chen

Joyce Chen



Areas of Expertise

  • Development Economics
  • Labor Economics


  • Ph.D., Economics, Harvard University, 2006
  • B.A., Economics, Brown University, 1999

Joyce Chen is a development economist with research interests in migration, household bargaining and human capital. Her research program focuses on understanding migration choices and the impact of those choices on household decision-making and the intra-household allocation of resources.

Dr. Chen is on leave for the 2022-2023 academic year.