Osnat Lifshitz

Tiomkin School of Economics, and Aaron Institute for Economic Policy, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Tiomkin School of Economics, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel

Research interest

Active labor market programs, poverty and inequality, Israeli labor market

Past positions

Assistant Professor, The Academic College of Tel Aviv Yaffo, Israel, 2012–2015; Visiting Professor, Waterloo University, Canada, 2009–2012


PhD Economics, Tel Aviv University, 2004

Selected publications

  • “Residential location, work location, and labor market outcomes of immigrants In Israel.” Econometrica 82:3 (2014): 995–1054 (with M. Buchinsky, and C. Gotlivovsky).

  • "Dynamic female labor supply." Econometrica 79:6 (2011): 1675–1726 (Z. Eckstein).

  • "Household interaction and the labor supply of married women." International Economic Review 56:2 (2015): 427–455 (with Z. Eckstein).

  • "Households' labor supply elasticity." Israel Economic Review 3 (2005).

  • "Elasticity of household labor supply." Bank of Israel Review 76 (2004).