Amy E. Schwartz

New York University

Amy Ellen Schwartz is the Director of the NYU Institute of Education and Social Policy. She is also Professor of Public Policy, Education and Economics at the Wagner School and Steinhardt School, NYU.

An Applied Economist, her research focuses on issues in urban policy, education policy and housing. Her current projects focus on issues of student mobility, immigration and the relationship between current housing crisis and student outcomes. Professor Schwartz received her Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University.