Camila Morales

Assistant Professor


Camila Morales is an Assistant Professor of Economics in the School of Economic, Political, and Policy Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas and a Faculty Affiliate with the Georgia Policy Labs. During the 2022-23 and 2023-24 academic years, she will join the Center for Education Efficacy, Excellence, and Equity (E4) at Northwestern University as a Visiting Fellow.

She studies the impact of immigration policies on the labor market outcomes of young adults, and the efficacy of school-level programs and peer interactions on the academic achievement of immigrants/refugees and English Learners.

Camila received a PhD in Economics from Georgia State University where she worked with the Metro Atlanta Policy Lab for Education.


Publications by Camila Morales