Margaret McConnell

J-PAL Affiliated Professor

Associate Professor of Global Health Economics

Harvard School of Public Health

Margaret McConnell is Associate Professor of Global Health Economics at the Harvard School of Public Health. Her current research combines behavioral economics with field and laboratory experiments to design and evaluate policies to change health and financial behaviors. She is currently working on a number of field trials in Africa and Latin America related to messaging and behavior change, the formation of price expectations for health goods and the design of savings products and their impacts on health and health spending.

Margaret has served as a lecturer at J-PAL training events.