AEASP 2021 Fellow Felipe Juan

Felipe Juan

Felipe Juan is currently a Ph.D. student in Economics at Howard University in Washington, D.C. where he specializes in Urban and Labor Economics. He received his master’s degree in International Political Economy from The University of Texas at Dallas and his bachelor’s degree in Economics from St. John’s University in Queens, New York.

His current research interests include the effects of student loan deferment on housing during the Covid-19 pandemic and generational wealth and student debt among first-generation college students, specifically Latinx and Black scholars. Other interests include immigration, informal economies, and social insurance.