Anne E. Winkler

Chair, Department of Economics

Professor of Economics and Public Policy  Administration


University of Missouri St. Louis

8001 Natural Bridge Road

St. Louis, MO 63121

(314) 516-5563

 Abbreviated CV



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-Jan 2018 CSWEP Home Page
Research Fellow, IZA, Bonn, May 2011-present  IZA website

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


Cover for 

The Economics of Women, Men, and Work



NEW 8th edition of The Economics of Women, Men and Work by Francine D. Blau & Anne E. Winkler, published by Oxford University Press in July 2017  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


“Investigating the Biomedical Workforce” (with Sharon G. Levin and Michael T. Allison)


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


“Work and Family Trends: Definitions and Sources,” in progress for Journal of Legal Economics.


Most Recent Published Work


“Welfare Rules, Incentives, and Family Structure” (with Robert Moffitt and Brian Phelan), forthcoming Journal of Human Resources   NBER Working Paper 21257, revised March 2018.


“Women, Work, and Family,” forthcoming in The Oxford Handbook of Women and the Economy, Susan L. Averett,  Laura M. Argys and Saul D. Hoffman, eds, Oxford University Press

earlier NBER version, published electronic version


The Economics of Women, Men and Work (with Francine D. Blau), 8th edition, Oxford University Press, copyright 2018 (published in July 2017).  link


“Women’s Labor Force Participation,” IZA World of Labor (September 2016). Link to paper


“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)  Revue Economique,  2015.  Earlier version, IZA Working Paper. No 5857 (March 2011).  Winkler IZA website


“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.   Earlier version, IZA Working Paper No. 7263 (March 2013).  Winkler IZA website


“Publishing Productivity in Economics across Colleges and Universities, 1991-2007” (with Sharon G. Levin, Paula E. Stephan, and Wolfgang Glanzel).  Eastern Economic Journal, 2014.  Available online.  Earier version, IZA Working Paper No. 6082 (September 2011). Winkler IZA website


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


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


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


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


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


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


“Teen Time Use and Parental Education: Evidence from the CPS, MTF, and ATUS” (with Shirley Porterfield), Monthly Labor Review, 2007.


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


Other Professional Activities


Previous Officer Positions

2nd VP, Midwest Economics Association, 2003-2004

President, St. Louis Gateway Chapter of National Association of Business Economics (NABE), 1997-1998.



American Economic Association (AEA)

Society of Labor Economists (SOLE)

Population Association of America (PAA)

International Association of Feminist Economists (IAFFE)

Association of Public Policy and Mangement (APPAM)


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, Science, Southern Economic Journal, Social Science Research, Social Science Quarterly, Social Forces, Sociological Quarterly, Work Family Encyclopedia



Undergraduate Introductory Microeconomics, Economics of Gender, Labor Economics, Introduction to Econometrics, Intermediate Microeconomics

Graduate Labor Economics, Public Sector Microeconomics


Web Links


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Updated 25 May 2018