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Ron Laschever

Assistant Professor, School of Labor & Employment Relations
and Department of Economics


In Brief

Research Interests

Laschever's fields of interest are Labor Economics and Applied Econometrics. His current research examines how social interactions affect labor market outcomes, such as employment and choice of occupation. Laschever is currently examining how networks formed among men during the Civil War and World War I affected those veterans' post-war likelihood of employment.

Courses Taught


Visit Professor Laschever's website for working papers, a curriculum vitae, and course information.

Areas of Expertise

A Minute With...labor economist Ron Laschever, July 2010

To reach Professor Laschever:

213 LER, 504 E. Armory Avenue
Champaign, IL 61820
217-333-0018; 217-244-9290
email: RONL@illinois.edu