Henry Farber

Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics and a Research Associate of the Industrial Relations Section

Henry Farber is the Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics and a Research Associate of the Industrial Relations Section at Princeton University.  His research interests include 1) wage, employment, and unemployment dynamics, 2) reference dependent preferences, liquidity
constraints, and labor supply, 3) law and economics, and 4) voter behavior.  In addition to his position at Princeton, Farber is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and a Research Fellow of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA). He is also a Fellow of the Econometric Society, the Society of Labor Economists, and the Labor and Employment Relations Association. Before joining the Princeton faculty in 1991, Farber was Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  He has also been a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences, a Visiting Scholar at the Russell Sage Foundation, and a Member of the Institute for Advanced Studies.