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

Paying Outsourced Labor: Direct Evidence from Linked Temp Agency-Worker-Client Data

Working paper, March 2020

Labor in the Boardroom

Working paper, February 2020

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

Working paper, November 2019

Hysteresis from Employer Subsidies

Working Paper, October 2019

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

Reject and resubmit, American Economic Review
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, 2(1), 2020, 101-124

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)