Wayne Sandholtz
Wayne Sandholtz
Assistant Professor
NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center

Wayne Sandholtz is an Assistant Professor at Nova School of Business and Economics, and a resident member at NOVAFRICA. He works primarily in the fields of Development, Education, and Political Economy. Some of his recent projects have examined the learning impacts of public-private school partnerships in Liberia, and electoral returns to public service provision in developing democracies. He has carried our field experiments in Liberia, Tanzania, and Uganda.

2020 - Ph.D.in Economics - University of California San Diego

2012 - Bachelor in Economics (Magna Cum Laude) - Brigham Young University

Development, Education, Political Economy, Public Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Field Experiments 

  • Romero, Mauricio, Sandefur, Justin, Sandholtz, Wayne Aaron (2020). Outsourcing education: experimental evidence from Liberia. American Economic Review, 110 (2), 364-400.