Douglas Webber received Bachelors degrees in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Florida in 2007. In August, 2012 he completed his Ph.D. in Economics at Cornell University. Douglas is a labor economist with interests in applied econometrics, the economics of education. He has testified before the U.S. Senate on his research relating to higher education and student loan policy.
Douglas joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2013, and is currently a senior economist in the Consumer and Community Research Section of the Federal Reserve Board.