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Alice Schoonbroodt
Assistant Professor
Contact
319-335-0915
Office
W334 Pappajohn Business Building (PBB)
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 

Gender Gaps in Completed Fertility. Erica Field, Vera Molitor, Alice Schoonbroodt, Michele Tertilt, Journal of Demographic Economics, 2016, vol 82, 167-206

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Alice Schoonbroodt, Michele Tertilt, Journal of Economic Theory, 2014, vol 150, 551-583

An Accounting Exercise for the Shift in Life-Cycle Employment Profiles of Married Women Born Between 1940 and 1960. Sebastien N. Buttet, Alice Schoonbroodt, Journal for Labour Market Research, 2013, vol 46, 253-271

Complements versus Substitutes and Trends in Fertility Choice in Dynastic Models. Larry E. Jones, Alice Schoonbroodt, International Economic Review, 2010, vol 51, 671-699

Working papers 

Parental Control and Fertility History. Alice Schoonbroodt, Michele Tertilt

The American Civil War: The Fertility Experience in the South versus the North. Larry E. Jones, Alice Schoonbroodt

Other Work 

Fertility Theories: Can They Explain the Negative Fertility-Income Relationship?. Larry E. Jones, Alice Schoonbroodt, Michele Tertilt, Demography and the Economy, Ch. 2, John B. Shoven, ed., Univ. Chicago Press, 2011

Work in progress 

Fertility, Recessions and UI Benefit Extensions. David E. Frisvold, Alice Schoonbroodt

Public Education Funding: Foundation System vs. Power-Equalizing System with Property Taxes. Cenk Cetin, Alice Schoonbroodt

Intergenerational Wealth Flows, Fertility and Development. Alice Schoonbroodt

Optimal Fertility Distribution and Insurance. John A. Knowles, 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
Review and editorial work 

Associate Editor, Journal of Demographic Economics, September 2013 - Current

Presentations 

Parental Control and Fertility History. Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Toulouse, France, June 2016

Public Education Funding: Foundation System vs. Power-Equalizing System with Property Taxes. CIREQ Macroeconomics Conference : Human Capital and Inequality, Montreal, Canada, April 2016

Discussion of "Bargaining over Babies: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications". American Economic Association Meetings, San Francisco, California, January 2016

Baby Busts and Baby Booms : The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models. CIREQ Macroeconomics Conference : Macroeconomics of the Family, Montreal, Canada, April 2013

Discussion of "Fertility and Wars : The Case of World War I in France". Canadian Macroeconomics Study Group Meeting, Montreal, Canada, November 2012

Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models. Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Limassol, Cyprus, June 2012

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Seminar Series, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, April 2012

Optimal Fertility Distribution and Insurance. Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Ghent, Belgium, July 2011

Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models. Seminar Series, 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, UK, May 2011

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Seminar Series, University of Oxford, UK , May 2011

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Seminar Series, Université de Montréal, Canada, April 2011

Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models. REDg DGEM Workshop, Madrid, Spain, 2010

Baby Busts and Baby Booms: The Fertility Response to Shocks in Dynastic Models. Seminar Series, Bocconi University, Italy, 2010

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Seminar Series, University of Edinburgh, UK , 2010

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Seminar Series, University of Manchester, UK , 2010

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Seminar Series, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2010

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Society for Economic Dynamics Meeting, Montreal, Canada, 2010

Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility. Annual Conference of the Association for Public Economic Theory, 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, Vielsalm, Belgium, March 2010

Discussion of "A One-Child Policy: A Macroeconomic Analysis". American Economic Association Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia, January 2010

Who owns children and does it matter?. LACEA/LAMES Parallel Meetings, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2009

Who owns children and does it matter?. Seminar Series, FRB Dallas, Texas, 2009

Who owns children and does it matter?. Seminar Series, Queen Mary, University of London, UK , 2009

Who owns children and does it matter?. Seminar Series, 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, Atlanta, 2009

Who owns children and does it matter?. Vienna Macroeconomics Workshop, Vienna, Austria, 2009

Committees and professional service 
PhD Committee, 2013 - 2015
Diversity Committee, 2014 - 2015
Elected Faculty Council, 2013 - 2014
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