Matthew Naven

Matt Naven
Matthew Naven
Assistant Professor ,
Washington and Lee University

Matthew Naven is an assistant professor in the department of economics at Washington and Lee University. His primary research interests are public economics, labor economics, and the economics of education and his research focuses on the effects of institutions, public policies, and external forces on student outcomes. Dr. Naven is particularly interested in barriers low-income students face in education, increasing college access for low-income students, and education as a pathway out of poverty. He has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Davis.

Publications by Matthew Naven
Report Kurlaender Dec 2018
This report, part of an ongoing collaboration between researchers at the University of California, Davis and the California Department of Education, alleviates some of the unknowns about students’ postsecondary trajectories and provides a foundation…