Eric V. Edmonds
Professor of Economics

Edmonds Pciture
International Studies

Child Labor Network at IZA

Faculty Research Fellow:
National Bureau of Economic Research
Associate Editor:
Economic Development and Cultural Change

Department of Economics
6106 Rockefeller Hall
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755-3514

Office: 308 Rockefeller Hall
Phone: (603) 646-2944
Fax: (603) 646-2122

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Curriculum Vitae Research
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Brief Bio.

Eric Edmonds joined the faculty at Dartmouth in 1999. He built the specialization in development economics within the economics major and currently teaches its culminating experience, Economics 44.  Edmonds serves on advisory panels for U.S. Agricultural Secretary Vilsack, the U.S. Department of Laborís Office of Child Labor, Force Labor, and Human Trafficking,  the International Labor Organizationís International Program for the Elimination of Child Labor and Understanding Childrenís Work Project, and the GoodWeave Foundation.  In the past, he has served as an advisor on child labor related issues to the International Labor Organization, the OECD, Rugmark, the U.S. Department of Labor, the U.S. Department of State, UNICEF, and the World Bank.  His research interests include child time allocation, human capital accumulation, labor supply, and migration.  Born in Columbus OH in 1971, he graduated from the University of Chicago in 1993 and received his economics PhD from Princeton in 1999.  He has two daughters and is married to Nina Pavcnik, also in the Department of Economics at Dartmouth College. Edmonds's thoughts on minimum age regulations are available here.

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