Nachum Sicherman

Nachum Sicherman
Carson Family Professor of Business; Chair of Economics Division
Economics Division
Areas of Expertise
  • Healthcare
  • Labor Markets
  • Microeconomics
Contact
Office:
997 Kravis
Phone:
(212) 8544464
E-mail:
Fax:
(212) 3169219

Professor Sicherman analyzes the roles of education, job training, occupational and job mobility, moonlighting and retirement in the formation of careers. He currently studies the various effects of technological change on the U.S. labor market. In addition, Sicherman works with different medical groups on using cost-benefit analysis in medical decision making. A faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, he is the recipient of research grants from the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Labor and the Citicorp Behavioral Science Research Council. Sicherman teaches the core course Managerial Economics and the elective Cost-Benefit Analysis.

Education
BA, Hebrew University, 1980; MA, 1982; MPhil, Columbia, 1985; PhD, 1987
Joined CBS
1991

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