EINet Steering Committee

Greg Acs

Greg Acs

Director, Income and Benefits Policy Center, Urban Institute

Greg Acs' work focuses on the causes and consequences of long-term unemployment and policies intended to address them. In recent work, Dr.

Eileen Appelbaum

Eileen Appelbaum

Senior Economist, Center for Economic & Policy Research

Eileen Appelbaum joined the Center for Economic Policy and Research in 2010 after eight years at Rutgers University as Professor and Director of the Center …

Lonnie Golden

Lonnie Golden

Professor, Economics & Labor Studies-Employment Relations, Pennsylvania State University

Lonnie Golden's research pertains to the instability of work hours and employment and effects on work-life and well-being, focusing on working hours …

Julia Henly

Julia Henly

Associate Professor, SSA, University of Chicago

Julia Henly’s research focuses on low-wage employment, child care and public policy with particular attention to how families use both formal policies and …

Ariel Kalil

Ariel Kalil

Professor, Harris School, University of Chicago

Ariel Kalil is a developmental psychologist who studies how economic conditions affect child and family functioning.

Jennifer Romich

Jennifer Romich

Associate Professor, School of Social Work, University of Washington

Jennifer Romich studies resources and economics in families, with a particular emphasis on low income workers, household budgets and families’ interactions …

Chris Tilly

Chris Tilly

Professor, Urban Planning & Sociology, UCLA

Chris Tilly is an economist specializing in labor, income distribution, and local economic development, with research focusing on the United States and …

Marci Ybarra

Marci Ybarra

Assistant Professor, SSA, University of Chicago

Marci Ybarra’s research considers the role of public work supports and related social policies in the employment and well-being of low-income families, …