Alex Graddy-Reed 

Assistant Professor, Sol Price School of Public Policy 

graddy@usc.edu
(213) 740‑6715


Alexandra Graddy-Reed is an Assistant Professor at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy. Grounded in theories of public economics, institutional change, and innovation production, her research is focused on the evolving organizational forms and strategies of grantmakers to be more outcome oriented to assess what promotes innovation. Graddy-Reed teaches courses on the theories and policies of nonprofits and social innovation. Read more. 

Expertise: Public economics, philanthropy, nonprofits and social innovation, science and innovation policy