APPAM Welcomes New JPAM Editorial Board Members
October 16, 2014 09:00 AM
APPAM and JPAM welcome the following new additions to the Journal's editorial board:
Professor, Department of Economics
Professor, Medicine, Health and Society
Christopher ‘Kitt’ Carpenter is a Professor of Economics, and a Professor of Medicine, Health, and Society at Vanderbilt University. His main research interests include health economics, public policy, labor economics, economic demography and evaluation. Kitt was previously a faculty member at the Merage School of the University of California-Irvine, and a Robert Wood Johnson Postdoctoral Scholar in Health Policy at the University of Michigan.
Thomas S. Dee
Professor of Education
Thomas Dee is a Professor of Education at Stanford University. His research focuses largely on the use of quantitative methods (e.g., panel data techniques, instrumental variables, and random assignment) to inform contemporary policy debates. Tom is also a research associate with the programs on education, children, and health at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).
Susan M. Dynarski
Professor of Public Policy, Education and Economics
University of Michigan
Susan Dynarski is a Professor of Public Policy, Education and Economics at the University of Michigan. Her research interests include the economics of education, and the interaction of inequality and education. Susan has testified on her research to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee, and the President's Commission on Tax Reform. She is also a member of the APPAM Policy Council.
Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Policy
Bradley Hardy is an Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Policy at American University. His research interests focus on labor economics, with an emphasis on economic instability, intergenerational mobility, poverty policy, and socio-economic outcomes. Bradley previously served as a research fellow at the University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research.
Pamela Loprest is a Labor Economist at the Urban Institute. Her research interests include low-income workers and the economic wellbeing of disadvantaged persons. Pamela leads the Urban Institute’s Unemployment and Recovery Project and also the evaluation of the Institute’s Work Supports Strategies project.
Senior Economist; Director of the Economics, Sociology and Statistics Research Department
Nicole Maestas is a Senior Economist and Director of the Economics, Sociology and Statistics Research Department at the RAND Corporation. Her research interests include disability economics, health economics, labor economics and the economics of aging. Nicole directs the RAND Center for Disability Research and the RAND Postdoctoral Training Program in the Study of Aging. She also teaches microeconomic theory at the Pardee RAND Graduate School.
University Trustee Professor of Education and Social Policy
University of Pennsylvania
Rebecca Maynard is the University Trustee Professor of Education and Social Policy at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research focus is on education and social welfare policy, economics of education, experimental and qualitative research methods and research synthesis methods. Rebecca was previously a Senior Vice President at Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and recently served two years as Commissioner of the National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance (NCEE) at the Institute of Education Sciences. She is also a former president of APPAM.
For the complete list of editors of the Journal, visit here.