Research at BEA | Authors | Staff Biography

Knepper, Matthew
Office of the Chief Economist
(301) 278-9299


  • Ph.D. Economics, University of California-San Diego, 2015
  • B.A., Economics and Mathematics, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2009

Current Areas of Interest

  • Health, Labor, Applied Microeconomics

Working Papers

  • “From the Fringe to the Fore: Labor Unions and Employee Compensation.”
    • Revision requested at The Review of Economics and Statistics
  • “Supply-side Responses to the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Expansions.”
    • with Abe Dunn

Selected Publications

  • “The Effect of Access to Electronic Health Records on Throughput Efficiency and Imaging Utilization in the Emergency Department.”
    • with Edward Castillo, Theodore Chan, and David Guss
    • Health Services Research, forthcoming
  • “When the Shadow is the Substance: Judge Sex and the Outcomes of Workplace Sex Discrimination Cases.”  
    • Journal of Labor Economics, forthcoming