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Dr. Claudia Persico

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Dr. Claudia Persico


Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis (ELPA)

270L Education Building  binoculars icon
1000 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI 53706
Office: 608/265-6643

cpersico@wisc.edu
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Personal Biography

Claudia Persico is an Assistant Professor in ELPA and a faculty affiliate of the La Follette School of Public Affairs. She is also affiliated with the Center for Demography and Ecology, the Institute for Research on Poverty and the Wisconsin Center for Education Research. As a multidisciplinary policy scholar, she studies the intersection of environmental policy and education policy. In particular, her recent work examines how early exposure to environmental pollution can cause inequality by affecting child health, development and schooling outcomes.



 

 

Scheduled Teaching

  • Spring 2018 - Economic Perspectives in Education Research and Policy
    Course Prefix: 305, Course Number: 940, Course Level: Graduate
     
  • Fall 2017 - Critical Issues in Education Policy Analysis
    Course Prefix: 305, Course Number: 940, Section: 004, Course Level: Graduate
     
  • Spring 2017 - Advanced Research Methods in Educational Administration
    Course Prefix: 305, Course Number: 825, Section: 001, Minimum Credit Hours: 3, Maximum Credit Hours: 3, Course Level: Doctoral
     
  • Spring 2017 - Economics of Education
    Course Prefix: 305, Course Number: 940, Section: 012, Minimum Credit Hours: 3, Maximum Credit Hours: 3, Course Level: Graduate
     

Presentations

  • Persico, C.L., Presenter & Author (2016, November 5). Inequality Before Birth: The Developmental Consequences of Environmental Toxicants, APPAM: The Role of Research in Making Government More Effective, Association for Public Policy and Management (APPAM), Washington, DC.
  • Persico, C.L., Presenter & Author (2016, September 2). Inequality Before Birth: The Developmental Consequences of Environmental Toxicants, 4th IZA Conference on Labor Market Effects of Environmental Policies, IZA, Institute of Labor Economics, Bonn, Germany.

Memberships

  • American Economic Association (AEA)
    Position Held: Member, Scope of Organization: National, Member Since: December 2016
  • Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP)
    Member Since: 2013
  • Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)
    Member Since: 2013
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