Joyce Sadka

Division of Social Sciences and Law
Department of Law

Joyce Sadka

Chair of the Department of Law
Full time professor

Joyce Sadka is an assistant professor and researcher with a joint affiliation to the Law Department and the Centro de Investigacion Economica of ITAM. She holds a PhD in Economics from Rice University and a Juris Doctor from George Mason University. Since 2005 Joyce has collected several large data bases from case files of employment lawsuits in Mexico, to study issues of applied bargaining, litigation, settlement, enforcement, and access to justice. In the last 5 years she has run more than 8 field experiments in labor courts, including ones related to monitoring, quality control, incentives, provision of statistical information to parties, and conciliation.

Academic Studies

BS in Mathematics, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
MA in Economics, Rice University, USA
PhD in Juris Doctor, George Mason University, USA
PhD in Economics, Rice University, USA


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Topics of Interest

  • Applied Economics
  • Law and Economics
  • Industrial Organization and Regulation
  • International trade law

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