Jacob Penglase

San Diego State University, USA

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, San Diego State University, USA

Research interest

Family economics, labor economics, applied economics

Past positions

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Bordeaux (2018–2019); Associate Economist Analysis Group Boston (2019–2020)


PhD in Economics, Boston College, 2018

Selected publications

  • “The impact of no-fault unilateral divorce laws on divorce rates in Mexico.” Economic Development and Cultural Change 70 (2021): 203–236 (with L. Hoehn-Velasco).