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About Karine S. Moe

Moe is a labor economist who has research and teaching interests in economic growth, labor and demographic economics and economics of the family.
She teaches courses on the economics of gender that explores how gender differences lead to different economic outcomes for women and men, both within families and the marketplace, in addition to courses on labor economics and microeconomics.
EDUCATION: B.A., Saint Olaf College M.P.P., Harvard University M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Moe has been teaching at Macalester since 1995.


Present Provost and Dean of Faculty, Macalester College
Present F. R. Bigelow Professor, Economics, Macalester College


Research Interests


  • Economics of Gender
  • Economics of Poverty in the U.S.
  • Labor Economics

Contact Information

Macalester College
Carnegie 310E
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 696-6793


Journal Articles (11)

Books (2)

Contributions to Books (2)

Other (1)