Will S. Dobbie

Research Affiliate

Harvard Kennedy School

Will Dobbie is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Education Innovation Laboratory at Harvard University.

Professor Dobbie’s research interests are primarily in the areas of labor economics, the economics of education, and household finance. His work has examined the effect of school inputs on student outcomes, the importance of peer effects, the benefits of consumer debt relief, and the effects of pre-trial detention.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in August 2016.