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

bschoeni@umich.edu

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.