Becca Toole manages J-PAL's Environment, Energy, & Climate Change sector. She also staffs J-PAL's Agriculture sector, and in this role, she manages the Agricultural Technology Adoption Initiative (ATAI). In addition, Becca provides support to J-PAL’s growing presence in the Middle East and North Africa region.
While at J-PAL and prior, Becca has worked on three randomized evaluations in agriculture and health. Prior to joining J-PAL as a Policy Associate in 2015, Becca earned a MS from Tufts University in Economics and Urban & Environmental Policy & Planning. She also holds a BS in Economics and History of Art & Architecture from the University of Pittsburgh, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa.