David Wiczer, Assistant Professor, will be joining the Department of Economics in Fall 2017. David studies macro and labor economics, generally from a quantitative perspective. Recently he has studied how workers match with their occupations, how they use social networks to search for jobs and how economic motives interact with Social Security Disability Insurance. Prior to Stony Brook, David was an Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis. He received his PhD. from the University of Minnesota, MS from the University of Illinois and BA from Carleton College.