Julie M. Zissimopoulos is an Assistant Professor in the Sol Price School of Public Policy and serves as the Associate Director of the Leonard D. Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics. Research topics of special interest are cost of Alzheimer’s disease, savings and wealth, labor force behavior, financial and non-financial support between generations of family members and medical expenditures at older ages. Dr. Zissimopoulos received her B.A. summa cum laude from Boston College and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. Read more.
Expertise: labor economics; economics of aging and retirement; economics of marriage and family; health economics; health care costs; earnings and savings over the lifecycle; labor supply and retirement.