Albers School of Business and Economics
Faculty and Staff

Bridget Hiedemann, PhD

  • Bridget Hiedemann, PhD
    PhD, Economics, Duke University
    MA, Economics, Duke University
    BA, Economics, University of Virginia
    Professor, Economics
    Robert D. O'Brien Chair of Business
    Phone: 206-296-2803
    Building/Room: Pigott 523

    Teaching Areas

    • Economics of the Family
    • Economics of Gender
    • Game Theory


    Personal Bio

    Bridget Hiedemann teaches a variety of statistics courses as well as economics of gender and the family. Her scholarly work focuses primarily on decision making within families. Recent work on families' provision of formal and informal care for the elderly is forthcoming in The International Economic Review. From 2005-2007, she served as the Patricia Wismer Professor of Gender and Diversity Studies. In this role, she organized an interdisciplinary conference entitled "Intersections of Race and Gender: (Re) Imagining the Family." In her free time, Dr. Hiedemann enjoys tennis and open water swimming.