2014 Calderwood Lecture in Economics
with Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach '95
This year's Calderwood Lectire in Economics is delivered by Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach on Lifetime Impacts of the Safety Net: The Long-Term Effects of Access to Food Stamps on Health, Education and Income. Schanzenbach is an associate professor in the School of Education and Social Policy at Northwestern University and research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She is a labor economist with expertise on education policy, child health, and the social safety net. Her most recent work investigates the long-term impacts of early life environments. She graduated magna cum laude from Wellesley College in 1995 with a BA in economics and religion, and received a PhD in economics in 2002 from Princeton University.