Emily Breza is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Harvard University. She works on development economics, with a focus on financial markets, labour markets, and social networks. Emily is an affiliate of JPAL, NBER, IGC, BREAD, CEPR and a member of the Y-RISE spillover, network & equilibrium effects working group.
She holds a PhD in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Established in 1998 in Bonn, Germany, IZA is an independent, non-profit research institution supported by the Deutsche Post Foundation with a focus on the analysis of global labour markets. It operates an international network of about 1,500 economists and researchers spanning across more than 50 countries.
Based on academic excellence and an ambitious publication strategy, IZA serves as a place of communication between academic science and political practice.
The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) leads the UK's work to end extreme poverty. We're ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women, and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies hit.
FCDO is a ministerial department, supported by 12 agencies and public bodies.