||Priscillia Hunt is Associate Economist at RAND since October 2008 and Professor at Pardee RAND Graduate School since 2013. She received her MA in Economics at the University of Connecticut in 2005 and her PhD in Economics at University of Warwick in 2011.
Her major research interests are in the economics of crime and econometrics of informal labor markets (e.g. market for drug dealers), and applied aspects of criminal justice policy issues, such as the determination of prices in illicit markets, impact of law enforcement strategies on crime, and the welfare economics of prohibition and depenalization policies.
She has recent publications of articles in refereed journals, such as Journal of Drug Policy Analysis, Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, and IZA Journal of Migration.
Priscillia joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2012.