Benjamin Schoefer

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

677 Evan Hall
(510) 642-0822



Labor in the Boardroom

Working paper, July 2019

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

Working paper, July 2019

Hysteresis from Employer Subsidies

Preliminary draft June 2019

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

American Economic Review: Insights, Forthcoming

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

Working paper, December 2018; new draft coming soon

Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

Revise and Resubmit: Quarterly Journal of Economics

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)