CSMGEP: Ebonya Washington, co-chair

Ebonya Washington is Professor of Economics at Yale University and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She received her PhD from MIT in 2004. She specializes in public finance and political economy with research interests in the political efficacy of low-income and minority constituents and the processes through which low-income Americans meet their financial needs. Her work has appeared in numerous refereed journals including the Quarterly Journal of Economics and the American Economic Review.