Elizabeth Ty Wilde is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Public Service at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. She is also a senior research officer at The Wallace Foundation, where she contributes to strategy design, identifies policy challenges and opportunities and analyzes the impact of related empirical and theoretical approaches to addressing policy problems.
Before joining Wallace, Wilde was an assistant professor in the department of health policy and management in the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. Her research was focused on improving health outcomes by changing the institutions that directly provide health care or influence health through other mechanisms (such as community housing agencies or elementary schools). Wilde has a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University and a B.A. in economics from Swarthmore College. Previously, she worked as a management consultant at the Monitor Group.