Emily Burnham '10

FELLOWSHIP REFLECTIONS

Major: Economics & Business and Sociology
Hometown: Spencer, IA

My fellowship experience
"Working at ABI provided me with the chance to see just how many different options I can pursue with my combined degree in economics and sociology."

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Emily Burnham '10

Fellowship Overview

Fellowship Name
Chaffin Fellow in Policy Analysis

Site
Cascade Policy Institute

Portland, OR

Aims of the Fellowship
As part of my project, I gathered research about different aspects of states' workers' compensation systems, such as benefits paid to employees, to demonstrate that Iowa is consistently ranked in the top of the nation in terms of its workers' compensation system.  

Faculty Sponsor
A'amer Farooqi, Economics and Business