Bocar Ba is a Quattrone Center Research Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a research affiliate at Duke University’s Economics Department. In July 2020, Bocar will start as an Assistant Professor in Economics at UC Irvine.
His studies include the economics of crime, law and economics, and applied econometrics. He uses untapped administrative data to understand police accountability.
Previously Bocar was a Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University’s Economics Department. Bocar received his Ph.D. in Public Policy from The University of Chicago.