Andrew Houtenville

Center Director, CMDR
Professor of Economics and Research Director of the Institute on Disability
Andrew Houtenville


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of New Hampshire
  • M.A., Economics, University of New Hampshire
  • B.A., Economics, Stockton University

Research Interests

  • Applied Economics
  • Economics of Disability

Courses Taught

  • ECON 727: Advanced Econometrics
  • ECON 927: Econometrics II

Selected Publications

Phillips, K. G., Houtenville, A. J., O’Neill, J., & Katz, E. (2019). The effectiveness of employer practices to recruit, hire, and retain employees with disabilities: Supervisor perspectives. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 51(3), 339-353. doi:10.3233/jvr-191050

Houtenville, A. J., & Ozabaci, D. (2019). Setting Expectations for Claimant Ability to Work: Investigating the Occupational Requirements and Functional Capacity of Workers with Early Onset Health Conditions. Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper, (2019).

Reichard, A., Stransky, M., Brucker, D., & Houtenville, A. (2019). The relationship between employment and health and health care among working-age adults with and without disabilities in the United States. Disability and Rehabilitation, 41(19), 2299-2307. doi:10.1080/09638288.2018.1465131

Flaubert, J., Robert, W., Houtenville, A., & Sanchez, J. (2019). Collection of Information on Function and Disability. In Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities (pp. 45-74). National Academies Press.

Flaubert, J., Houtenville, A., & Dennerlein, J. (2019). Disability and Function. In Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities (pp. 21-44). National Academies Press.

Burkhauser, R. V., Houtenville, A. J., & Tennant, J. R. (2014). Capturing the Elusive Working-Age Population With Disabilities. Journal of Disability Policy Studies, 24(4), 195-205. doi:10.1177/1044207312446226

Houtenville, A., & Kalargyrou, V. (2012). People with Disabilities. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 53(1), 40-52. doi:10.1177/1938965511424151

Houtenville, A. J., & Conway, K. S. (2008). Parental effort, school resources, and student achievement. JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCES, 43(2), 437-453. Retrieved from

Burkhauser, R. V., Daly, M. C., Houtenville, A. J., & Nargis, N. (2002). Self-Reported Work-Limitation Data: What They Can and Cannot Tell Us. Demography, 39(3), 541-555. doi:10.1353/dem.2002.0025

Conway, K. S., & Houtenville, A. J. (2001). Elderly Migration and State Fiscal Policy: Evidence from the 1990 Census Migration Flows. National Tax Journal, 54(1), 103-124. doi:10.17310/ntj.2001.1.05

Most Cited Publications