Bruce Sacerdote

J-PAL Affiliated Professor

Richard S. Braddock 1963 Professor in Economics

Dartmouth College

Bruce Sacerdote is the Richard S. Braddock 1963 Professor in Economics at Dartmouth College. His research examines the impact of education on income, health, and well-being; the effect of relocation after Hurricane Katrina on students’ educational outcomes; why there are fertility differences across developed countries; the incentives for criminal activity; and the life chances of adopted children living in different family environments. Bruce received a PhD in economics from Harvard University.

Bruce has served on the review boards of J-PAL's State and Local Innovation Initiative and Education, Technology, and Opportunity Initiative.