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PDRI Spring 2021 Seminar Series: Andelyn Russell

The Penn Development Research Initiative (PDRI) will be hosting a Spring 2021 Seminar Series featuring PDRI faculty and students. Ahead of each seminar, we will circulate a paper for discussion.

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Andelyn Russell

Andelyn Russell is a PhD student in Wharton Applied Economics. She is interested in identity, discrimination, education, and health among women and migrants in developing economies.

Her current research examines the role of discrimination in information transmission.

Prior to joining Wharton, Andelyn was a research assistant in health economics at J-PAL North America. She also completed a B.S. in Operations Research from Columbia University.