Maria Prados

Associate Economist, University of Southern California

Maria Prados is an Associate Economist at University of Southern California’s Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR). I received my PhD in Economics from Columbia University, and in 2015 I completed a Postdoctoral Research Scholarship at the Leonard Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics at the University of Southern California Price School of Public Policy. I specialize in quantitative and applied economics, and my research interests have to do with lifecycle dynamics, inequality, health, gender, labor economics, and household finance.