Joshua K. Hausman


Josh Hausman is an associate professor of public policy and economics at the University of Michigan and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research interests are in economic history and macroeconomics with a focus on the U.S. economy in the 1930s and the Japanese economy today. Josh holds a B.A. in Economics from Swarthmore College and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley. From 2005 to 2007 he worked as a research assistant at the Federal Reserve Board, and in 2010 he worked as a staff economist at the Council of Economic Advisers. Josh won the 2013 Allan Nevins prize for the best dissertation in U.S. or Canadian economic history. | voice: (734) 763-3479 | fax: (734) 763-9181