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Nolan Kopkin

Assistant Professor
 (414) 229-4155
 Mitchell Hall 214E

Education

PhD, Cornell University

Research Interests

Labor and education issues including discrimination in and out of the labor market, demographic differences in wages, education, self-employment, and access to credit markets, the impact of political parties on labor outcomes, labor migration, and program evaluation using econometric techniques

Teaching Interests

The economic problems of black business, demographic differences and discrimination in the labor market, statistics, econometrics, and program analysis

Selected Publications

Kopkin, N. A. (2014, December). You’re Fired!: The Impact of Race on the Firing of Black Head Coaches in Major College Football. Review of Black Political Economy, Springer, 41(4), 373-392.
Kopkin, N. A., & Martin, M. L. (2012). How the Nutritional Content of School Provided Meals Affects Student Outcomes. Cornell University, 30.
Kopkin, N. A. (2012, December). Tax Avoidance: How Income Tax Rates Affect the Labor Migration Decisions of NBA Free Agents. Journal of Sports Economics, Sage Publishing, 13(6), 571-602.