Yotam Shem-Tov

Assistant Professor of Economics


Yotam Shem-Tov’s research primarily focuses on labor and public economics with a special interest in the U.S. criminal justice system. He received a B.A. in economics and philosophy from Tel-Aviv University and a Ph.D. in economics from UC Berkeley.

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A view of the back of a young woman in white shirt with black polka dots and a black purse looped through her arm sits on stairs outside Research Brief / Minimum Wage

The High Cost of Losing a Minimum Wage Job

Contrary to assumptions, low-wage workers lose substantial income in years after layoff