Steven Raphael

Department: Public Policy

Photo of Steven RaphaelJames D. Marver Chair in Public Policy

Goldman School of Public Policy

Research Interests / Specializations:
Economics of low-wage labor markets, housing, and the economics of crime and corrections.  Social consequences of the large increases in U.S. incarceration rates and racial disparities in criminal justice outcomes.  Immigration policy, research questions pertaining to various aspects of racial inequality, the economics of labor unions, social insurance policies, homelessness, and low-income housing.