Ebonya L. Washington

Ebonya Washington is the Laurans A. and Arlene Mendelson Professor of Economics and a professor of international and public affairs. She received a PhD in economics from MIT in 2003. She is a public economist, primarily focused on the political economy of marginalized populations.

Research Interests



American Community Survey (ACS)
CEX (Consumer Expenditure Survey)
CPS (Current Population Survey)
Decennial Census
General Social Survey (GSS)
Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID)
Vital statistics data