Brigham Frandsen is Associate Professor of Economics at Brigham Young University. He received in Ph.D. in Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2010. Prior to coming to BYU, he was a Robert Wood Johnson Scholar in Health Policy Research at Harvard University. Before beginning his doctoral studies, Frandsen was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company in Eastern Europe. He graduated with summa cum laude in Physics and Econonomics from Brigham Young University in 2004. He is married to Christine Frandsen, and they live with their four children in Provo, where they enjoy skiing, mountain biking, and hiking.
Research InterestsEconometrics, labor economics, health economics, machine learning
Teaching InterestsEconometrics, Machine Learning
- Ph.D., Economics , Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2010)
- Bachelor of Science, Physics and Economics , Brigham Young University (2004)
- American Economic Association (2008 - Present)
- Conference-Related Role, American Economic Association (2012 - 2013)