Maya Bacache-Beauvallet is a graduate of the Ecole Normale Supérieure, an associate professor of economics and social sciences, and a doctor of economics. She is a member of the CAE (Conseil d’Analyse Economique) and the COE (Conseil d’Orientation pour l’Emploi), and teaches economics at Telecom ParisTech. She is also the head of the Labour Chair at the Paris School of Economics. She is also in charge of the Public Economics research program at Cepremap (Center for Economic Research and its Applications).

Her main areas of expertise are public policy evaluation and the digital economy.