Professor of Social Policy; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research; and Research Fellow, IZA
PhD, City University of New York
Focus: Low-income children and families with a special emphasis on immigrants
Research: Authored or co-authored over 50 peer-reviewed scientific articles in top-tier journals and book chapters on immigrants and other vulnerable populations
Neeraj Kaushal is Professor of Social Policy and Chair of the Doctoral Program at Columbia School of Social Work. She is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She is also Research Fellow at IZA -the Institute for the Study of Labor, Bonn, Germany. She is a labor and health economist, and her research focus is on how policies and events affect the well-being of low-income families with special emphasis on immigrants.