Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Lindsay Jacobs

Assistant Professor of Public Affairs

Lindsay Jacobs
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Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
University of Wisconsin - Madison
1225 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1211

Current CV

Lindsay Jacobs is an Assistant Professor at the La Follette School of Public Affairs. She specializes in labor economics, with an emphasis on older populations. Her current research projects look at retirement preparedness and modeling the interactions among health, job tasks, and labor supply decisions.

Prior to joining La Follette, she was an economist at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C. She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.


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