Robert Willis

Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Research Professor, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research and Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

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Dr. Willis has made important contributions to research in labor economics and the economics of fertility and the family. He is currently conducting research on out-of-wedlock childbearing and intergenerational transfers in Asia and the United States. Dr. Willis is past Director of the Health and Retirement Study.


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