Crystal Haijing Huang

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Crystal Haijing Huang is an economist at IDinsight, based in the San Francisco office.

Crystal has over six years of experience in impact evaluation and policy analysis in the areas of health, education, labor, and social protection at RAND, the World Bank, and Inter-American Development Bank.

As part of her doctoral dissertation, Crystal designed and evaluated a randomized experiment leveraging insights from behavioral economics to improve the impact of small incentives on medication adherence among HIV-positive youth in Uganda.

Crystal holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago, an M.A. in International Development and Economics from Yale University and a Ph.D. in Policy Analysis from the Frederick S. Pardee RAND Graduate School.