Keough-Hesburgh Professor and Department Chair
Ph.D., Duke University
Professor Evans is an applied microeconomist and has worked on topics in labor economics, the economics of education, public finance and health economics. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and a faculty affiliate for two on-campus research groups: the Kellogg Institute and Institute for Education Initiatives. He and his colleague Jim Sullivan are the co-founders of the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities, a unique research center that partners with local service providers such as Catholic Charities to provide evidenced-based poverty solutions.
More on Bill Evans on his Google Scholar page.