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Amy Ellen Schwartz

Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs


Contact Information

426 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-9362
Office Hours:
By Appointment

Staff Support
Katrina Wingle
(315) 443-9040

Curriculum Vitae
Amy Ellen Schwartz CV

Daniel Patrick Moynihan Chair in Public Affairs
Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research


Ph.D., Economics, Columbia University


Public economics, economics of education, urban economics


Spring 2017

Not Teaching

Research Interests

Public Economics

Economics of Education

Urban Economics

Research Grants and Awards

"The Impact of the Built Environment on Child BMI," NYU/NIH. September 2016-June 2021.

“Special Education Policy Reforms: Equal Opportunity at Last?” NYU/Spencer Foundation, January 2015 – December 2017.

“Impact of the Food Environment on Child Body Mass Index,” NYU/NIH, September 2013 – August 2017.

“Can (E)mail Improve the Effectiveness of BMI Reporting?” The Poverty Action Lab, April 2015 – December 2016.

“The Impact of School Food Policy on Childhood Obesity,” NYU/NIH, February 2015 – March 2016.

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