Cortnie Shupe

Frédéric Bastiat Fellow
PhD Student, Economics, German Institute for Economic Research

Cortnie Shupe is a PhD student of economics at the German Institute for Economic Research and expects to graduate in 2018. Cortnie’s previous education includes a BA in international studies, German, and French from the University of Oregon; an MA in international relations from Free University Berlin/Humboldt University/University of Potsdam; and an MSc in specialized economic analysis from Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Autònoma. Her research interests include empirical public economics and family as well as labor and taxation policies. Cortnie was also a Mercatus Center Frédéric Bastiat Fellow during the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 academic years.