Areas of Specialization
Development Economics, Applied Economics
Ariel BenYishay, Assistant Professor of Economics, earned his PhD in economics from the University of Maryland, after which he accepted a teaching position at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia before coming to William & Mary. Professor BenYishay’s research focuses on development economics, program evaluation, and empirical microeconomics. His teaching role will include undergraduate empirical microeconomics and development economics in the Jefferson Program in Public Policy.
- B.A., University of Pittsburgh Honors College
- Ph.D., University of Maryland