Harriet Duleep

College of William and Mary, USA, and IZA, Germany

IZA World of Labor articles are a perfect introduction to the data and science related to many policy issues

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Research Professor of Public Policy, Program in Public Policy, College of William and Mary, USA

Research interest

Migration, poverty/mortality, discrimination

Past positions

Principal Research Associate, Urban Institute, Population Studies Center, 1992–2007


PhD Economics, MIT, 1986

Selected publications

  • "Migration and the labor force." In: Ritzer, G. (ed.). The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Oxford: Blackwell, 2016.

  • “The adjustment of immigrants in the labor market.” In: Chiswick, B. R., and P. Miller (eds). Handbook of the Economics of International Migration. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2014; pp.105–182.

  • “US immigration policy at a crossroads: Should the US continue its family-friendly policy?” International Migration Review 48:3 (2014): 823–845 (with M. Regets).

  • “Research on immigrant earnings.” Social Security Bulletin 68:1 (2008): 31–50 (with D. Dowhan).

  • “Adding immigrants to microsimulation models.” Social Security Bulletin 68:1 (2008): 51–66 (with D. Dowhan).