Kevin Murphy
Kevin M. Murphy Assistant: Virginia Bova
(773) 702-8191
Office: Office: SHFE 431 Phone: (773) 702-7280 Email Interests:

Empirical analysis of inequality, unemployment, and relative wages; economics of growth and development; addiction; the economic value of improvements in health and longevity

The George J. Stigler Distinguished Service Professor of Economics Emeritus (at Chicago since 1984)

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1986


Fellow, Econometric Society, 1993; John Bates Clark Medal Winner, 1997; Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1998; Fellow, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, 2005