Barbara A. Butrica
Senior Research Associate
The Urban Institute
Barbara A. Butrica is a labor economist with research interests in aging and income dynamics. Dr. Butrica currently is a senior research associate at the Urban Institute, where she studies issues related to the economic security of the boomer generation, Social Security, and the engagement of older adults. She previously served as an analyst at Mercer Human Resource Consulting and as an economist at the Social Security Administration.
Dr. Butrica holds a Ph.D. from Syracuse University and a B.A. from Wellesley College.