Jaqueline Oliveira

Assistant Professor of Economics
(901) 843-3432

I received my Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University in 2013. My dissertation was entitled “Intergenerational Transfers, Fertility, and Human Capital.”  Before I joined Rhodes College, I was an Assistant Professor at Clemson University where I taught Introduction to Econometrics and Family Economics. My research interests include topics in Development Economics, Labor Economics, Family Economics, and Urban Economics.

Jaqueline Oliveira's personal webpage


The Value of Children: Inter-Generational Support, Fertility, and Human Capital 
Journal of Development Economics, 2016. Volume 120, p. 1-16. (Supplemental Material

Fertility, Migration, and Maternal Wages: Evidence from Brazil 
Journal of Human Capital, 2016. Volume 10, p, 377-398.



Yale University, USA
    Ph.D. in Economics, 2013 
​    M.Phil. in Economics, 2011
​    M.A. in Economics, 2009

University of São Paulo, Brazil
​     M.Sc. in Economics, 2008

Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
​     B.A. in Economics, 2006