Matthew Comey

PhD Candidate, Cornell Economics


Phone: 703-477-6152


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About Me: I am a PhD candidate at Cornell University in the Department of Economics and the Jeb E. Brooks School of Public Policy. I expect to graduate in May 2023. I have accepted an economist position on the staff of the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation and will begin in summer 2023. My research interests are in labor economics, public finance, urban economics, and the economics of education. At Cornell, I have served as a research assistant for Francine Blau and Zhuan Pei. My dissertation committee chair is Michael Lovenheim. 

Please view my research page for a copy of my job market paper and a list of other projects.