George Mawuli Akpandjar, Ph.D. Candidate, Economics, University of Mississippi
Paper Title: “The
Effect of Homeowner on Unemployment: Outcomes and Implications"
Faculty Sponsor: Santiago
Reserve Bank of Richmond
is a graduate instructor and a research assistant at the Economics Department,
University of Mississippi. His research areas include applied microeconomics,
applied econometrics, and development economics. His current research centers
on how the housing market affect the labor market. Specifically, how
homeownership affects labor market outcomes for instance unemployment rate,
unemployment spells and job search.