Scott J. Adams

Cohort 7 — Michigan Alumni List
Associate Professor, Department of Economics
University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Dr. Adams is Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Economics Department of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  He works on a number of different policy-related topics in labor economics and health economics, including public smoking bans, employer-provided health insurance, and minimum wage legislation.  His work has been published in the Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Public Economics, and the Review of Economics and Statistics, among other outlets.  He served as a Senior Economist for education, labor and welfare with the White House’s Council of Economic Advisers under both Presidents Bush and Obama.

Discipline: Economics