Andrew Steckley, Ph.D.

Economist

Andrew Steckley, Ph.D

Economist

Andrew Steckley is an Economist in the Los Angeles, California office of Welch Consulting.

Dr. Steckley received his Ph.D. and M.S. in Economics from Purdue University. He specialized in labor economics, with a focus on the economics of crime and public economics. Dr. Steckley’s dissertation investigated the influence of media consumption on the production of crime. He has also worked on projects examining externalities of social safety net programs, looking into the influence of divorce on education decisions, and measuring grade inflation and exploring its effects.

During graduate school, Dr. Steckley taught courses in undergraduate microeconomics and led empirical methods workshops for undergraduate research assistants.

Ph.D., Economics
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana
2021

M.S., Economics
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana
2017

B.A., Economics
Indiana University–Purdue University
Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana
2015

A.S., Business Administration
Ivy Tech Community College
Indianapolis, Indiana
2014

Economist
Welch Consulting
Los Angeles, California
2021-Present

Graduate Assistant
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana
2015–2021

Netflix and Crime” (Job Market Paper)

“Family Violence and Football: The Effect of Unexpected Emotional Cues on Violent Behavior: Comment”

“Lifeline’s Fatalities: The Effect of Cell Phones on Traffic Fatalities”

2021 Midwest Economics Association Virtual Annual Meeting, Society of Labor Economists 26th Annual Meeting (virtual)

CONTACT


Welch Consulting
12424 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025
310.899.2694
ASteckley@welchcon.com