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Alice Schoonbroodt

Assistant Professor


Economics
W334  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-335-0915
Fax: 319-335-1956
E-mail: alice-schoonbroodt@uiowa.edu
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Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2006
  • MA in Economics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2000
  • BA in Economics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, LLN, Belgium, 1999

Expertise

  • Macroeconomics, Demographic Economics, Family Economics, Growth & Development

Awards

  • Teaching Buyout and Travel Grant, ESRC Centre for Population Change, Southampton-Scotland, 2010
  • Teaching Buyout and Travel Grant, ESRC Centre for Population Change, Southampton-Scotland, 2009
  • Small Grant Scheme, University of Southampton, 2008
  • Small Grant Scheme, University of Southampton, 2007
  • Heller Dissertation Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, September 2004
  • Prescott Summer Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, July 2002

Selected Publications

Working Papers

      Other Work

      Work In Progress

      • Costs of Children: Mapping Models and PSID-CDS Data, Alice Schoonbroodt
      • Intergenerational Wealth Flows, Fertility and Development, Alice Schoonbroodt
      • Optimal Fertility Distribution and Insurance, John A. Knowles, Alice Schoonbroodt
      • The American Civil War: The Fertility Experience in the South versus the North, Larry E. Jones, Alice Schoonbroodt
      • The Welfare Costs of Limiting Fertility, Larry E. Jones, Alice Schoonbroodt

      Current & Prior Positions

      • Researcher, ESRC Centre for Population Change, U.K., February 2009 - Present
      • Lecturer (Assistant Professor), University of Southampton, UK, September 2006 - August 2011
      • Visiting Scholar, Université de Montréal, Canada, April 2011
      • Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, April 2010
      • Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, January 2010
      • Visiting Professor, University of Texas at Austin, September 2009 - January 2010
      • Visiting Scholar, Université de Montréal, Canada, August 2009
      • Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, May 2002 - August 2006
      • Research Assistant, University of Minnesota, May 2002 - August 2006
      • Instructor, University of Minnesota, September 2000 - May 2002

        Professional Affiliations

        • Associate Editor, Journal of Demographic Economics, September 2013 - current

        Presentations

        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms : The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, CIREQ Macroeconomics Conference : Macroeconomics of the Family, CIREQ, Montreal, Canada, April 2013
        • Discussion of "Fertility and Wars : The Case of World War I in France", Canadian Macroeconomics Study Group Meeting, Canadian Macroeconomics Study Group, Montreal, Canada, November 2012
        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Society for Economic Dynamics, Limassol, Cyprus, June 2012
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Seminar Series, Iowa State University, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, April 2012
        • Optimal Fertility Distribution and Insurance, Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Society for Economic Dynamics, Ghent, Belgium, July 2011
        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, Seminar Series, Goethe University Frankfurt, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, June 2011
        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, Household Behaviour, Household Finance, Housing, and Macroeconomics, University of Nottingham, UK, May 2011
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Seminar Series, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, UK , May 2011
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Seminar Series, Université de Montréal, Université de Montréal, Canada, April 2011
        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, REDg DGEM Workshop, CEMFI, Madrid, Spain, 2010
        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, Seminar Series, Bocconi University, Bocconi University, Italy, 2010
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Seminar Series, University of Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, UK , 2010
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Seminar Series, University of Manchester, University of Manchester, UK , 2010
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Seminar Series, Université Catholique de Louvain, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2010
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Society for Economic Dynamics, Montreal, Canada, 2010
        • Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility, Annual Conference of the Association for Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economics, Istanbul, Turkey, June 2010
        • Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models, Overlapping Generations Days---Dynamic Macroeconomics: Population, Environment and Sustainability, Université Catholique de Louvain, Vielsalm, Belgium, March 2010
        • Who owns children and does it matter?, LACEA/LAMES Parallel Meetings, LACEA/LAMES, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2009
        • Who owns children and does it matter?, Seminar Series, FRB Dallas, FRB Dallas, Texas, 2009
        • Who owns children and does it matter?, Seminar Series, Queen Mary, University of London, Queen Mary, University of London, UK , 2009
        • Who owns children and does it matter?, Seminar Series, University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Texas, 2009
        • Discussion of “Nature or Nurture? Learning and the Geography of Female Labor Force Participation” by Fogli and Veldkamp, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Housing-Labor-Macro-Urban Conference, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Atlanta, 2009
        • Who owns children and does it matter?, Vienna Macroeconomics Workshop, IHS, Vienna, Austria, 2009

          Committees and Professional Service

          • Diversity Committee, 2014-current
          • Elected Faculty Council, 2013-current
          • Society for Economic Dynamics Meetings, Toronto, Canada, 2014
          • Conference on Demographic Economics, 2014
          • Elected Faculty Council, 2012-2013
          • Society for Economic Dynamics Meetings, Seoul, South Korea, 2013
          • Society for Economic Dynamics Meetings, Limassol, Cyprus, 2012
          • Society for Economic Dynamics Meetings, Ghent, Belgium, 2011
          • OLG Days 2011, Vielsalm, Belgium, 2011
          • Society for Economic Dynamics Meetings, Montreal, Canada, 2010
          • Founding Member, ESRC Centre for Population Change, ESRC Centre for Population Change, Southampton-Scotland, U.K, 2009