Anne E. Winkler, Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of Missouri-St. Louis
One University Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63121
Education B.A., Economics,
Major Fields: Labor Economics, Public Sector Microeconomics
Current Employment Professor of Economics, University of Missouri-St. Louis
Recent Past Employment Chair and Professor of Economics, University of Missouri-St. Louis (2015-2021)
Research Fellow, IZA, Bonn, May 2011-present IZA website
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
Now Available! 9th edition of The Economics of Women, Men and Work by Francine D. Blau & Anne E. Winkler, Oxford University Press 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
“Women’s Labor Force Participation,” IZA World of Labor (revised version in press).
Most Recent Published Work
The Economics of Women, Men and Work (with Francine D. Blau), 9th edition, Oxford University Press, 2021.
“Investigating the Biomedical Workforce: Gender, Field of Training, and Retention” (with Sharon G. Levin and Michael T. Allison), Science & Public Policy 46 (6): 913-26, 2019. Pre-publication PDF
“Welfare Rules, Incentives, and Family Structure” (with Robert Moffitt and Brian Phelan), Journal of Human Resources 55 (1): pp. 1-42, 2020. NBER Working Paper 21257, revised March 2018.
“Work and Family Trends: Data Source and Definitions,” Journal of Legal Economics 24 (1-2): pp. 3-19, 2018.
“Women, Work, and Family” (with Francine D. Blau), The Oxford Handbook of Women and the Economy, Susan L. Averett, Laura M. Argys and Saul D. Hoffman, eds, Oxford University Press, 2018. earlierpublished 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
Annual Meeting of American Academy of Eocnomic and Financial Experts (AAEFE), Las Vegas, April 2018.
Annual AEA Conference on Teaching and Research in Economic Education (CTREE), St. Louis, May 2019.
Previous Board & Officer Positions
CSWEP Board Member and Midwest Rep, Jan.
2011-Jan 2018 CSWEP Home Page
2nd VP, Midwest Economics Association, 2003-2004
President, St. Louis Gateway Chapter of National Association of Business Economics (NABE), 1997-1998.
In the Media
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)
Midwest Economics Association (MEA)
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
Co-authors Blau & Winkler and CSWEP Mentoring
MEA Session in Honor of Marianne Ferber, March 2011
Co-authors: Blau, Ferber & Winkler
Session Participants and with colleagues, Susan Feigenbaum & Sharon Levin
Updated 2 February 2022