- PhD, Michigan State University, 2016
Maggie Brehm conducts research in the fields of labor economics, public economics, and economics of education. Her current research in child welfare and public policy examines the extent to which federal spending affects foster care placement and adoption from foster care. She teaches courses in principles of economics, poverty and inequality, and econometrics.
Maggie Brehm Presents Paper at ConferenceNovember 13, 2018
Assistant Professor of Economics Maggie Brehm presented a paper titled "Don’t Look Back: The Effect of Federal Financing to States on Foster Care Placement" at the annual Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) fall research conference.
Maggie Brehm PresentsApril 30, 2018
Assistant Professor of Economics Maggie Brehm presented, “The Federal Adoption Tax Credit and Adoptions from Foster Care” at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America in Denver.
Maggie Brehm PublishesApril 13, 2018
Assistant Professor of Economics Maggie Brehm published “The Effects of Federal Adoption Incentive Awards for Older Children on Adoptions From U.S. Foster Care” in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.