Stephen J Trejo


Stephen J Trejo
Associate Chair, Department of Economics, College of Liberal Arts

Phone: +1 512 475 8512
Email: trejo@austin.utexas.edu

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Rachel Griess (primary)
512-471-2689
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David Ochsner (primary)
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Stephen Trejo's primary research focus is in the field of labor economics, with a focus on immigration. He has examined the response of labor market participants to the incentives created by market opportunities, government policies and the institutional environment. Specific research topics he has studied include the economic effects of overtime pay regulation; the impact of labor unions on compensation, employment and work schedules; immigrant labor market experiences and welfare recipiency; and the relative economic status and intergenerational progress of Mexican Americans.

Media Rep Contact

Rachel Griess (primary)
512-471-2689
email

David Ochsner (primary)
512-475-9712
email