Leah Platt Boustan’s dissertation, "The Effect of Black Migration on Northern Cities and Labor Markets, 1940-1970,” has won the Economic History Association’s Alan Nevins Prize for best dissertation in US economic history.
Ph.D. in Economics, 2016. President's Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore NBER Post-Doctoral Fellow on the Economics of an Aging Workforce, National Bureau of Economic Research, 2016-2017.
Ph.D. in Economics, 2016. Silverman (1968) Family Career Development Assistant Professor of Economics, MIT. Postdoctoral researcher, Institute on Behavior and Inequality (briq), University of Bonn, 2016-2017.
Winner of the W.E. Upjohn Institute Dissertation Award for best dissertation in employment research, 2016.