Edunomics Lab is a Georgetown University research center exploring and modeling complex education finance decisions to inform education policy and practice.

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Marguerite Roza asks (and offers some answers on), “What goes wrong when some school board members don’t understand district finances?”

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This new tool estimates pandemic-related learning losses and recovery costs for more than 8,000 school districts across the country.

Read our related analysis.

Finance Friday for School Board Members

A 4-part virtual workshop designed to build and hone school board members’ strategic finance skills. Sept. 16, 23, 30 & Oct. 7, 12-2pm ET.

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Use our dashboard to explore ESSER 3 spending by district or download an entire state’s data. We have data for 47 states so far…

Research & Focus Areas

Edunomics Lab provides timely, relevant and actionable analysis of education finance policy and resource allocation strategy and decisions. Our research and modeling projects are designed to give policymakers and education leaders the evidence-based resources they need to effectively deploy finite resources for the betterment of education.

Compensation, Benefits & Pensions
District Resource Allocation
Educational Productivity
Financial Transparency
Higher Education
Innovation & Technology
K-12 Financial Landscape
State Finance Policy
School-Level Resource Use
Student-Based Allocation
Training in Ed Finance

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