Moshe Buchinsky is a Professor in the Department of Economics at UCLA. He serves as Vice-Chair for Graduate Studies. He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, CREST-INSEE (France), and RAND. He is also a Research Associate and Member of the Executive Board of the California Center for Population Research at UCLA.
Before arriving at UCLA, he was on the faculty at the University of Chicago, Yale University, and Brown University. He has taught at Harvard University as a visiting professor.
His research focuses on Labor Economics and Econometrics, concentrating on the estimation of dynamic models of human behavior. Buchinsky served on the editorial board of several journals including Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, and the Journal of Applied Econometrics.
He currently serves as an Editor of the Journal of Labor Economics, and he is on the editorial board of Quantitative Economics. He obtained his undergraduate and MA degrees in Economics and Statistics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He obtained his PhD degree in Economics from Harvard University in 1991.