José Galdo is an Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Carleton University, Ottawa, and also Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn, Germany. His research lies at the intersection of applied economics and the evaluation of public policy using both experimental and non-experimental approaches. He has substantial research and field experience in evaluating public policy in countries as diverse as the U.S., Canada, Peru, Colombia, Ethiopia, and Mongolia.

José Galdo

José Galdo

Associate Professor
Graduate Supervisor, PhD Public Policy

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Labour economics; development economics; applied econometrics; program evaluation.


  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Carleton University School of Public Policy and Administration, 2014-2015
  • Listed in IZA Who’s Who in Labor Economics, 2009
  • Listed in Who’s Who in North American Colleges and Universities, 2009
  • Eggars Summer Scholar, Syracuse University, 2005-2006

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