About Maya Rossin-Slater
Maya Rossin-Slater is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She is also a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and a Research Affiliate at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA). She received her Ph.D. in Economics from Columbia University in 2013. Rossin-Slater’s research includes work in health, public, labor, and gender economics. She focuses on issues in maternal and child well-being, family structure and behavior, and policies targeting disadvantaged populations in the United States and other developed countries. She has published and forthcoming articles in a variety of peer-reviewed journals, including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, and the Journal of Public Economics.