Stephan Lefebvre is expected to earn his Ph.d. from American University in August 2020 with fields in stratification economics, applied microeconomics, and economics of education. He is spending the 2019-2020 academic year completing his dissertation as a pre-doctoral fellow at Ithaca College’s Diversity Scholars Program, where he is teaching one course per semester. Previously, he was an adjunct faculty member at Catholic University of America. His research focuses on racial inequality, using casual inference methods and insights from the interdisciplinary field of Latinx Studies. Additionally, he served as a Graduate Fellow at Oxfam and as a research assistant for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR). He is on the Membership & Outreach Committee of the Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP) and a member of the International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE), the American Society of Hispanic Economists, and the National Economics Association. He received his M.A. in economics from American University in 2018 and a B.A. from Swarthmore College in 2011.
CWE-GAM Working Paper Contributions:
“Prospects for Gender-sensitive Macroeconomic Modelling for Policy Analysis in Colombia: Integrating the Care Economy” –Mieke Meurs, Ana Maria Tribin, Maria Floro & Stephan Lefebvre