Jacob Kohlhepp

Jacob Kohlhepp

PhD Candidate in Economics

UCLA

Biography

Thank you for visiting my website. I am a PhD candidate in economics at UCLA. My research focuses on how human resource decisions within firms shape market outcomes. I generally enjoy any project that involves capturing interesting theoretical forces with data.

Interests

  • Labor and Personnel Economics
  • Applied Theory

Education

  • MA in Economics, 2020

    UCLA

  • BA in Economics, 2016

    UCLA

  • BA in Political Science, 2016

    UCLA

Working Papers

Teaching

ECON 101: Microeconomic Theory II

ECON 201C: PhD Micreconomic Theory III

ECON 106I: Organizational Economics

ECON 11: Microeconomic Theory I

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Economic Consultant

Boulevard

Aug 2020 – Present Los Angeles
 
 
 
 
 

Associate Economist

Welch Consulting

Mar 2016 – Jul 2018 Los Angeles
  • Damage calculation
  • Adverse impact analysis
  • Pay equity

Other Projects

Efficient Volunteer Matching

An app that uses volunteer preferences to match volunteers to tasks.