Tara Watson

Cohort 14 — Michigan Alumni List
Associate Professor, Department of Economics
Chair, Program in Public Health
Williams College, Williamstown, MA

Dr. Watson received her Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 2003. As a Scholar, she examined the impact of drinking age laws on infant health and studying "chilling effects" in Medicaid participation among immigrants. She is currently on leave from her professorship at Williams College, acting as Deputy Assistant Secreatry for Microeconomic Analysis in the Office of Economic Policy at the U.S. Treasury.

Discipline: Economics
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