Stephen A. Woodbury

Steve Woodbury researches issues in unemployment, unemployment insurance, and nonwage compensation. He is also a Professor of Economics at Michigan State University.

Woodbury is currently conducting research on financing unemployment insurance (for the U.S. Department of Labor) and on the long-term effects of reemployment programs (with Marta Lachowska and Merve Meral).

Research Highlights

Disaster Unemployment Assistance would help gig, contract, self-employed workers affected by COVID-19

March 19, 2020 · Research Highlight
DUA is normally paid to workers who lose their jobs, but do not qualify for regular UI benefits

UI research highlights from 2015

December 24, 2015 · Research Highlight