Dr. Tomas Cvrcek, Assistant Professor, John E. Walker Department of Economics, Clemson University
"The Marriage Market: How Rules of the Game Affect the Outcomes"
Tomas Cvrcek was born in 1977 in what was then Czechoslovakia. After graduating with a B.A. in Economics and International Relations at Charles University in Prague, he spent a year at Yale University as a Fulbright Scholar, earning a master’s degree in International and Development Economics. Dr. Cvrcek then continued his education at Vanderbilt University where he received a Ph.D. in Economics in 2007.
Currently, he is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Clemson University, South Carolina. His research lies at the intersection of economic history, demography, and labor economics which is to say that Dr. Cvrcek studies long-term trends in living standards, labor force participation, fertility, and marriage behavior.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
7:00 - 8:00 pm
Mesa Community College