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Nora Gordon is associate professor at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Prior to moving to Georgetown, Gordon served as a staff economist for President Clinton's Council of Economic Advisors and as a member of the economics faculty at the University of California, San Diego. She is the recipient of research fellowships from the Spencer Foundation, the National Academy of Education, the American Educational Research Association, Harvard University, and other organizations. She lectures widely on education policy. And she has contributed to a wide range of scholarly publications on school desegregation, federal education programs, and other topics. Gordon earned a doctorate in economics from Harvard University.

Work by Nora Gordon

An Economist’s View on Tax Reform and Public Schools

Public K-12 education depends heavily on state and local funding. But the federal government makes it…

Why Net Neutrality Matters for K-12 Education

Last week, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released its plan to dismantle the Obama Administration’s…

What Title I Portability Would Mean for Federal Education Aid

Congressional attempts in the last few years to allow states to divert their Title I…