Lee Badgett

Portrait of Lee Badgett
319 Crotty Hall


Ph.D., Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 1990
B.A., Economics, University of Chicago, 1982

Professional Experience: 

Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Director, Center for Public Policy and Administration, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Research Director, Williams Institute for Sexual Orientation Law and Public Policy, University of California, Los Angeles

Research Interests: 

Labor Economics, Economics of Sexual Orientation

Selected Publications: 

When Gay People Get Married, NYU Press, 2009

Money, Myths, and Change: The Economic Lives of Lesbians and Gay Men, University of Chicago Press, 2001