Robert F. Schoeni

Robert F. Schoeni, External Innovative Networks Director

Research Professor, Survey Research Center & Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research
Professor, College of Literature, Science & the Arts & Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Ph.D., Economics, University of Michigan

Dr. Schoeni studies labor economics, the family, aging, and welfare policy. Recent studies include the investigation of family exchanges, changes in old-age health status and disability, the effects of welfare reform on various outcomes, the economic consequences of workplace injuries, and poverty among older women. He co-organizes MiCDA’s network on TRENDS in old-age disability. He previously served as co-director of the Panel Study of Income Dynamics.