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Terra McKinnishTerra McKinnish
Associate Professor

Office: Econ 115
Telephone:
303.492.6770
Fax: 303.492.8960
Dept. Phone: 303.735.5500
Email: terra.mckinnish@colorado.edu
Webpage: stripe.colorado.edu/~mckinnis
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Fields:
Labor Economics • Economic Demography • Public Economics

Current Research Interests:
Migration, Marriage, Neighborhood Dynamics

Affiliations:
Faculty Research Associate, Institute of Behavioral Science, Population

Short CV

Education:
PhD–Carnegie Mellon University
MS–Carnegie Mellon University
BA–University of Richmond

PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, 1999, is an associate professor. Her predominant interests are labor economics, economic demography and public economics, with a strong interest in poverty and gender-related issues. Recent research topics include welfare migration, female labor force participation and divorce, location decisions of dual-career couples, and the causes and consequences of neighborhood gentrification.