About me

Dr. Adam Ozimek is the chief economist at Upwork, the world’s work marketplace, where he leads research on labor market trends. Previously, he was a senior economist at Moody’s Analytics where he managed U.S. demographics forecasts and research. Prior to that, he was the Director of Research for Econsult Solutions, an economics consulting firm in Philadelphia. Ozimek, an expert in the functioning of labor markets, produces research in a broad array of economics fields including demographics, monetary policy and immigration. He also serves on the Economic Innovation Group’s Economic Advisory Board, where he helps inform the organization’s work on issues such as labor market dynamism, geographic inequality, and access to capital for struggling communities. He has written for the Forbes Modeled Behavior blog and his research has been cited in publications including the New York Times, Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal. Ozimek holds a PhD in economics from Temple University.