Raissa Fabregas is a doctoral candidate in the Public Policy Program at the Harvard Kennedy School. Her research interests are at the intersection of development and labor economics. She is specifically interested in understanding how to improve the provision of public goods and services in developing countries. Her current research evaluates the impact of televised schools in Mexico and different delivery arrangements for agricultural extension services in Kenya.
Prior to joining Harvard she worked for the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) in South Africa and Chile and for Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) in Kenya. Raissa holds a B.A. in Economics from McGill University (2008) and a MSc in Development Economics from the University of Oxford (2009).