Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher

Associate professor of the Practice of Economics at Boston College

Research Fellow, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College

Geoff Sanzenbacher's headshotGeoffrey T. Sanzenbacher is an associate professor of the practice of economics at Boston College. He is also a research fellow at the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College. He conducts research on health insurance coverage, job mobility, the shift from defined benefit to defined contribution pensions, and the pension participation decision and has an interest in how these issues relate to low-income workers. Before joining the Center, he earned a doctorate in economics from Boston College in the fields of labor economics, applied econometrics, and applied microeconomics. He worked for several years after finishing his Ph.D. as an economic consultant at Analysis Group in Boston.

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Most Recent CRR Publications


Auto-IRA Rollout Gradually Speeding Up


Social Security Is a Great Equalizer

Working Paper

Measuring Racial/Ethnic Retirement Wealth Inequality