Robert E.B. Lucas

Professor of Economics

Boston University

12-5819-ECONHEADS-103

                                    Mailing address:                                        

                        Economics Department                                                                       

                        270 Bay State Road                                                                                   

                        Boston University                                                                                      

 

                        E-mailrlucas@bu.edu                                                                                   

                        Telephone:  617 353 4147                                                             

                        Office: Room 500, 264 Bay State Rd.

 

 

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Fall semester 2020.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Office hours: By appointment. Send an email request.       

Teaching. EC508 Syllabus. EC591 Syllabus.

      

 

    RESEARCH

 

Select recent publications.

 

BOOKS.

 

                             Crossing the Rural-Urban Divide:

                             A Compilation of Prior and Fresh Evidence from Developing Countries.

                                         Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

 

Migration and Development: The Role for Development Aid.

 

                             International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development.

https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/gbp/international-handbook-on-migration-and-economic-development-9781782548065.html

 

PAPERS.

 

African Migration.

 

The Migration-Trade Link in Developing Economies.

 

Inter-Generational Income Immobility in Finland. (With Sari Pekkala Kerr).

 

Current research: Food security and migration in Africa.