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James Pearce

Washington, D.C.

Jim Pearce is Vice President and Senior Economist in the Washington, D.C. office. Dr. Pearce regularly assists clients with studies of employment practices and economic damages. He also provides disparate impact studies of lending and insurance activity and economic damage analyses in commercial and non-employment class action contexts. His experience with matters involving age discrimination includes studies of hiring and pay practices as well as terminations.


Dr. Pearce’s research, which includes studies of mortgage markets, illegal immigration, and the behavior of labor markets over the business cycle, has been published in the Journal of Political Economy, the Journal of Labor Economics, the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, and the Review of Economics and Statistics. He has also conducted contract research for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and for Freddie Mac. Before joining Welch Consulting, Dr. Pearce managed and conducted economic research at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.


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