Areas of Expertise
- Education Policy
- Social Policy
- Youth Policy
Dylan Conger is Professor at the Trachtenberg School and research affiliate at the George Washington Institute of Public Policy and New York University’s Institute for Education and Social Policy.
Dr. Conger’s research focuses on explaining disparities in achievement between social groups and evaluating policies aimed at reducing those disparities. She publishes in policy, education, and economics journals such as the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, the Journal of Public Economics, Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, Economics of Education Review, Education Finance and Policy, and the Journal of Urban Economics.
Before joining the faculty, Dr. Conger held research positions at the Vera Institute of Justice and Abt Associates, Inc. where she conducted evaluations of social and education programs.
PhD, Public Policy, New York University
MPP, University of Michigan
BA, Ethnic Studies, University of California, Berkeley
PPPA 6002 Research Methods and Applied Statistics
PPPA 6013 Econometrics for Policy Research I
PPPA 6006 Policy Analysis