Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Alexander Gelber is an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research concerns the economic effects of public sector programs and has been published in leading academic journals. Prior to joining the Wharton faculty, he was a post-doctoral fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Lecturer in the Harvard University Economics Department. He graduated magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard University in 2003 with a B.A. in economics, and he received a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 2008.