Robert E.B. Lucas

Professor of Economics

Boston University

                                 Mailing address:                                       

Economics Department

270 Bay State Road

Boston University

Telephone:  617 353 4147

Office: Room 500, 264 Bay State Rd.





Curriculum Vitae



Fall semester 2022.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Office hours: Monday 11.45-1.45 and Wednesday 8.30-9.30.   

Teaching. EC508 Syllabus. EC591 Syllabus.





Select recent publications.




                          Crossing the Divide: Rural to Urban Migration in Developing Countries.

                                     Oxford University Press, 2021. Available on Amazon.


Migration and Development: The Role for Development Aid.


                          International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development.




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.