I am a PhD Candidate in the Economics department at the University of California, Davis. Beginning Fall 2022, I will be joining the Federal Trade Commission as an Economist.

My areas of research are Public Economics and Applied Microeconomics. I am also interested in household finance and the interaction between public health and nutrition. My job market paper examines the impact of the Earned Income Tax Credit on household food expenditures.

Contact: seifoddini [at] ucdavis [dot] edu

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Education:

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Majors: Economics, Mathematics

Graduated Spring 2008 with comprehensive honors in Economics and the Liberal Arts


University of California, Davis

PhD in Economics

Expected graduation, Spring 2022