Areas of expertise
Education • Health • Race
Leila Morsy has been a research associate with EPI since 2015. She is the co-author of three EPI studies, Five Social Disadvantages that Depress Student Performance: Why Schools Alone Can’t Close Achievement Gaps; Mass Incarceration and Children’s Outcomes: Criminal Justice Policy is Education Policy; and Parents’ Non-Standard Work Schedules Make Adequate Childrearing Difficult: Reforming Labor Market Practices Can Improve Children’s Cognitive and Behavioral Outcomes. Dr. Morsy’s research interests include race, socioeconomic inequality, and health inequities and children’s outcomes.
Ed.D., Harvard University Graduate School of Education