Christopher Monjaras is a graduate student in Economics. In 2020, he graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations. Prior to entering graduate school, Christopher served as a research assistant with Notre Dame’s Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities (LEO) where he assisted with projects on VA housing voucher allocations, and the health effects of mandatory retirements. His current research interests lie at the intersection between education and public sector labor relations with a particular interest in the impact that labor unions have on student educational outcomes.