Heather Schofield

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J-PAL Affiliated Professor

Assistant Professor

University of Pennsylvania

Heather Schofield is an Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania. Her two primary ongoing areas of research include the role of health human capital in economic productivity, cognitive function, and decision-making; and the role of financial and social incentives in promoting healthy behaviors. Much of her research is based in India.

Heather received her PhD in business economics at Harvard University.