Esmée Zwiers

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University

I am an economist with research interests in health economics, labor economics and economic demography. My latest work focuses on the causes and consequences of fertility decisions, mental health, and the behavior of health professionals.

I am a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Princeton University's Center for Health and Wellbeing. I received my PhD in Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam and Tinbergen Institute. I am also a Research Affiliate at IZA .

I am on the 2021/2022 job market and will be available for interviews during the EEA and ASSA meetings.

My CV is available here. You can contact me at ezwiers [at]

Research news:

New working paper! Moral Barriers to Birth Control Access: How the Pill Changed Dutch Women's Lives - When Religion Did Not Get in the Way (with Olivier Marie)