I am a postdoctoral researcher at the Wisconsin HOPE Lab, housed at the UW-Madison School of Education. The position is joint with the Center for Financial Security at the UW-Madison School of Human Ecology. 

In fall 2017 I will join the RAND Corporation as an Associate Economist. 

Research interests

  • Applied microeconomics, education policy, poverty, health.


  • Ph.D. Economics, 2015,
    University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • M.S. Economics, 2012,
    University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • B.A. Mathematics and Economics, 2007,
    Augustana College (Sioux Falls, SD).

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