Yas Nakib

Title:
Associate Professor of Education Policy, and Public Policy and Public Administration
Faculty:
Associate
Address: 2134 G St. NW
Washington, DC, 20052
Phone: 202-994-8816
Email:
nakib@gwu.edu

Areas of Expertise

Financial and economic aspects of education policy
Schooling resource allocation and use
Educational productivity
School reform

Background

Dr. Yas Nakib has a Ph.D. in Education Policy concentrating in the Economics and Finance of Education from Florida State University. He specializes in studying school finance and reform policies. He is a principal investigator of several federal and state funded research grants primarily analyzing the funding, implementation, and resource allocation practices of school reforms. His research and publications analyzed state and governance reforms, schooling resource allocation practices, and educational productivity. He has taught education policy and economics at several universities, including the University of Delaware and UCLA. Dr. Nakib also holds a joint faculty appointment in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration (TSPPPA). He is a Research Affiliate at the George Washington Institute of Public Policy (GWIPP), and was formerly a Research Fellow with the Consortium for Policy Research in Education. Dr. Nakib currently serves in leadership positions at the American Educational Research Association, and has just completed service as a member of the American Education Finance Association's board of governors.

Education

PhD, Education Policy (Economics), Florida State University