Benjamin Schoefer

Assistant Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-3880

677 Evan Hall
(510) 642-0822

schoefer@berkeley.edu

Teaching


Research

Labor in the Boardroom

Working paper, updated October 2019

The Aggregate Labor Supply Curve at the Extensive Margin: A Reservation Wedge Approach

Working paper, updated October 2019

Hysteresis from Employer Subsidies

Working Paper, October 2019

Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations

Working paper, updated September 2019

Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

Quarterly Journal of Economics, conditionally accepted

Jobs and Matches: Quits, Replacement Hiring, and Vacancy Chains

American Economic Review: Insights, Forthcoming

Payroll Taxes, Firm Behavior, and Rent Sharing: Evidence from a Young Workers' Tax Cut in Sweden

American Economic Review 109(5), 2019, 1717-1763

The Financial Channel of Wage Rigidity

Working paper, 2015

Regulation and taxation: A complementarity

Journal of Comparative Economics 38.4 (2010): 381-94

The Short-Run Aggregate Labor Supply Curve with Long-Term Jobs (working paper, 2018; with Preston Mui)


A Price-Theoretical Framework for Fluctuations in Matching Models (2017; with Yusuf Mercan)