Simone Schaner

Associate Professor (Research) of Economics


I am an Assistant Professor (Research) of Economics at the University of Southern California, an affiliate of the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development, the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, the Center for Effective Global Action, and a Faculty Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. I am a development economist whose research focuses on household decision-making and its intersection with financial access and innovation, health-seeking behavior, and international migration.