Sarah Cohodes is an Associate Professor of Economics and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. She holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from Harvard University. She is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a co-editor at the Journal of Public Economics. Her research uses quantitative causal inference methods to evaluate policies and programs that are intended to increase access to high-quality education. Her past positions include Visiting Scholar at the Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, co-editor at the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, and Program Director of the Economics and Education program at Teachers College.
In Summer 2023, she will join the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy as an Associate Professor.