PhD (Washington University in St. Louis)
Associate Head (Economics and Econometrics Stream) Associate Professor
Fields of Specialization
- Household Economics
- Compton, Janice and Robert A. Pollak (2014) “Family Proximity, Childcare and Women’s Labor Force Attachment,” Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 79, No. 1 (January 2014), pp. 72-90. NBER Working Paper No. 17678, December 2011.
- Compton, Janice (2014) “Intergenerational Households and Proximity” in Family Economics: How Households Impact Markets and Economic Growth Vol. 1, Esther Redmount, ed., ABC-CLIO. pp. 93-128. ISBN: 9781440800566
- Compton, Janice and Robert A. Pollak (Forthcoming) “Proximity and Coresidence of Adult Children and their Parents: Description and Correlates.” Annals of Economics and Statistics. IZA Discussion Paper No. 7431, June 2013. Michigan Retirement Research Center Working Paper WP 2009-215.
- Compton, Janice and Robert A. Pollak (2007) "Why are Power Couples Increasingly Located in Large Metropolitan Areas" Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 25, No. 3 (July, 2007) 475-512. NBER Working Paper Series #10918 (November, 2004).