Elizabeth Setren is a PhD student in the Department of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her research interests include labor economics, economics of education, and public finance. Prior to joining SEII, Elizabeth worked as an Assistant Economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. She received a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship in 2012 and holds a B.A. in economics and mathematics from Brandeis University. Elizabeth is currently working on SEII’s charter schools project.