Sebastian Galiani researches broadly in the area of development economics, health economics, and economic policy. He is a Fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development. He is also a member of the executive committee of JPAL at MIT. He is associate editor of the Journal of Development Economics and Economics, Behavior and Organization. He published papers in the Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Journal of Economics, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of International Economics, among others. His work has been featured in Science, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, The Times and various other newspapers around the world. Sebastian has also worked as consultant for Gates Foundation, United Nations, Inter-American Development Bank, World Bank, and the governments of Argentina, Mexico, Panama and South Africa. Sebastian obtained his PhD in Economics from Oxford University in 2000.