Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin
Raissa Fabregas is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. She completed her Ph.D. at Harvard University in 2018, specializing in development and labor economics. She received an M.Sc. in Economics for Development from the University of Oxford and a B.A. in Economics from McGill University.
Her research interests include understanding barriers to human capital accumulation and labor market access, evaluating interventions to improve public service delivery in developing countries, and the role of social preferences on economic outcomes.
Recent work by Raissa Fabregas
A recent analysis highlights the promising impacts of television-based teaching, an area ripe with opportunities for future research