University of Southern California
Simone Schaner is an Assistant Professor (Research) of Economics at USC, whose research focuses on household decision-making, financial access and innovation for the unbanked, health, and gender. She was a visiting scholar at EPoD in 2016-2017, and is collaborating with EPoD researchers on projects designed to increase women’s access to finance and government benefits payments in India. Dr. Schaner has a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT and an A.B. in Economics from Princeton University.