Anne E. Winkler

 Professor of Economics
and Public Policy Administration

               University of Missouri-St. Louis

Department of Economics
University of Missouri-St. Louis 
  One University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63121

phone: (314) 516-5563
fax: (314) 516-5352


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Education: B.A., Economics, Wesleyan University, 1983; M.S., Economics, Ph.D., Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989. Major Fields: Labor Economics, Public Sector Microeconomics

Current Employment: Professor of Economics and Public Policy Administration, University of Missouri-St. Louis

Professional Affiliations:

CSWEP Board Member and Midwest Rep, Jan. 2011-present  CSWEP Home Page
Research Fellow, IZA, Bonn, May 2011-present  IZA website

Research Affiliate, National Poverty Center, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan, 2005-present


Editorial Board, Social Science Quarterly, 2006 - present.

Editorial Board, Journal of Labor Research, 2010-present.

Awards: Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2005-2006, U.M.-St. Louis.

Research Interests: economics of the family, economics of gender, welfare and poverty; the interrelationships between family structure and labor market outcomes Latest Edition of The Economics of Women, Men and Work,  7th edition (Pearson), by Blau, Ferber, & Winkler, published July 2013.  Link to Book

For a paper related to teaching this course, see Gender, Family, and Work” (with Francine D. Blau), in International Handbook on Teaching and Learning Economics, edited by Gail Hoyt and KimMarie McGoldrick, Elgar Press, 2012 (Chapter 66,  pp. 693-706).  Link to Handbook



Work in Progress:


“How did the Housing & Labor Market Crises Affect Young Adults’ Living Arrangements?” (with William H. Rogers)


“Homelessness and Foreclosures” (with William H. Rogers and Patrick Fowler)




“The Diffusion of Information Technology and the Increased Propensity of Teams to Transcend Institutional and National Borders” (with Sharon G. Levin, Paula E. Stephan, and Wolfgang Glanzel), March 2011. IZA Working Paper No. 5857  [updated in February 2013 and forthcoming in Revue Economique.]


Most Recent Published Work:


“The Relationship Between the Housing & Labor Market Crises and Doubling-Up: An MSA-Level Analysis, 2005-2010” (with William Rogers). Monthly Labor Review, August 2013 PDF. (Earlier version, IZA Working Paper No. 7263 (March 2013.)


“Publishing Productivity in Economics across Colleges and Universities, 1991-2007” (with Sharon G. Levin, Paula E. Stephan, and Wolfgang Glanzel), Eastern Economic Journal, 40, pp. 56—582, 2014.  online    (Earlier version, IZA Working Paper No. 6082 , September 2011.)

The Economics of Women, Men, and Work (with Francine D. Blau and Marianne A. Ferber), 7th edition, Prentice Hall/Pearson, July 2013 (copyright 2014). Link to Pearson

“Worker Behavior on the Job: A Multi-Methods Study of Labor Cooperation with Management” (with Deborah Balser), Journal of Labor Research, 2012. PDF

“Innovation in Academe: The Diffusion of Internet Technologies” (with Sharon G. Levin and Paula E. Stephan), Applied Economics, 2012.  Available online.  PDF

“The Impact of Information Technology on Academic Scientists’ Productivity and Collaboration Patterns” (with Waverly Ding, Sharon G. Levin and Paula E. Stephan), Management Science, September 2010.

“The Diffusion of IT on in Higher Education: Publishing Productivity of Academic Life Scientists” (with Sharon G.  Levin and Paula E. Stephan), Economics of Information and New Technology July/September 2010  link

Book Review of Social Policies, Labour Markets and Motherhood: A Comparative Analysis of European Countries, published in Industrial and Labor Relations Review, January 2010.Book review link

"Time Spent in Household Management: Evidence and Implications" (with Thomas R. Ireland), Journal of Family and Economic Issues, September 2009. PDF

“Cohabitation and Marriage Programs in State TANF Programs“ (with Robert A. Moffitt, Robert T. Reville, and Jane McClure Burstain), RAND Working Paper Series WR-585-1 (2009)

"Teen Time Use and Differences by Parental Education: Evidence from the CPS, MTF, and ATUS" (with Shirley Porterfield), Monthly Labor Review, May 2007.  PDF

"Wives Who Outearn Their Husbands: A Transitory or Persistent Phenomenon" (with Timothy D. McBride and Courtney Andrews), Demography, August 2005.  PDF

"Does Affirmative Action Work?" (with Francine D. Blau), Regional Review (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston), April 2005.   PDF

Other Professional Activities:

Previous Officer Positions: 2nd Vice President, Midwest Economics Association, 2003-2004; President, St. Louis Gateway Chapter of National Association for Business Economics, 1997-1998.

 Memberships: American Economic Association (AEA), Society of Labor Economists (SOLE),  Midwest Economics Association (MEA), Population Association of America (PAA), Committee on Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP), International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE).

Ad Hoc Referee: American Journal of Sociology, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, American Review of Public Administration, American Sociological Review, Contemporary Economic Policy, Demography, Eastern Economic Journal, Economic Inquiry, Economics of Education Review, Eastern Economic Review, Feminist Economics, Industrial Relations, International Economic Review, International Journal of Manpower, The International Journal of Organizational Analysis, IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, The Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Education, Journal of Economic Literature, Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Journal of Family Issues, Journal of Labor Research, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Journal of Population Economics, Journal of Urban Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Labour, Management Science, Monthly Labor Review, Policy Studies Journal, Population Research and Policy Review, Public Finance Review, Public Opinion Quarterly, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Review of Economics of the Household, Research in Labor Economics, Southern Economic Journal, Social Science Research, Social Science Quarterly, Social Forces, Sociological Quarterly, Work Family Encyclopedia


Courses Taught: Undergraduate: Introductory Microeconomics, Economics of Gender, Labor Economics, and Introductory Econometrics. Graduate: Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (MBA course), Labor Economics, and Public Sector Microeconomics.

Web Links:

UM-St. Louis Department of Economics

UM-St. Louis Public Policy Administration (PPA) Program

Video on PPA Program, Produced for UMSL's 50th Jubilee

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Updated by Anne E. Winkler
24 September 2014