Daniel L. Millimet

I am the Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Trustee Professor at SMU, the Department Chair in the Department of Economics, a research fellow at IZA, a member of the HCEO Global Working Group, and senior co-editor of Advances in Econometrics. My research focuses on microeconometric methods, with applications spanning primarily labor, environmental, and health economics. I teach courses in labor economics and econometrics. 


Research Areas

  • Microeconometrics. 
  • Labor Markets.  
  • Environment.
  • Food Security.
  • Health.

Current Projects

On the (Mis)Use of the Fixed Effects Estimator,” with Marc Bellemare.

A Tale of Two Bankruptcies: Geographic Differences in Bankruptcy Chapter Choice,” with Nate Pattison

Partisan Mortality Cycles” with Travis Whitacre. 

(Don’t) Walk this Way: The Econometrics of Crosswalks.”

“Identification of State Dependence with Misclassified Variables with an Application to Food Insecurity,” with Timothy HallidayIan McDonough.

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” 

– Ralph Waldo Emerson