Miller Mini Bio

Dr. Melinda Miller is an applied microeconomist who conducts research on economic history, demography and labor economics. Specifically, focusing on the origins of economic racial inequality in the United States examining how postbellum land policy could have potentially altered the course of American racial economic inequality. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Case Western Reserve University in 2000, and master’s and doctoral degrees in economics from University of Michigan in 2005 and 2008 respectively.