Lisa M. Lynch

Research Associate

Areas of expertise
Labor Economics • International human resource management • Applied econometrics

Lisa M. Lynch is Academic Dean and the William L. Clayton Professor of International Economic Affairs at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Economic Policy Institute. A former chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor, Professor Lynch has published more than 50 papers and books on issues such as the impact of technological change and workplace practices (especially training) on productivity and wages, determinants of youth unemployment, and the school-to-work transition.

Ph.D., Economics, London School of Economics, 1983
M.S., Economics, London School of Economics, 1979
B.A., Economics and political science, Wellesley College, 1978