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Ann Huff Stevens

Ann Huff Stevens

Professor, Department of Economics

Director, Center for Poverty Research

Interim Dean, Graduate School of Management

Department of Economics
1 Shields Avenue
University of California, Davis

Davis , CA 95618
Office Phone: (530) 752-3034

Office Hours for Summer Session II 2015:

  • By Appointment Only


  1. Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1995
  2. B.S., The American University, 1988


Ann Huff Stevens is Director of the Center for Poverty Research at UC Davis, Professor of the Department of Economics and interim Dean of Graduate School of Management. She studies low income workers and labor markets, the incidence and effects of job loss, connections between economic shocks and health, and poverty and safety-net dynamics. Stevens previously served on the faculty at Rutgers and Yale Universities and is a faculty research associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1995 and has served as an investigator on numerous grants from the National Science Foundation and other agencies.

Stevens’ current research includes studies of the relationship between job loss and health, the relationship between aggregate unemployment rates and mortality, and the returns to technical and vocational education.

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Labor Economics, Public Economics

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