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Todd Easton

Associate Professor
Pamplin School of Business
University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.
Portland, OR 97203 easton@up.edu

Phone:503-943-7209

Background Information

I'm a labor economist interested in low wage workers in the United States, workers disadvantaged by low levels of education, by low levels of experience, or by discrimination stemming from gender or ethnicity. My current research analyzes the situation of low wage workers by making various comparisons among metropolitan labor markets. It also explores ways to correct for living-cost differences among metropolitan areas.

My teaching is mostly in introductory economics, intermediate macroeconomics, business statistics, and income distribution.

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