Ariel BenYishay

Assistant Professor of Economics

Office: Tyler Hall Room 267
Email: [[w|abenyishay]]
Office Phone: 757 221 2375
Webpage: {{https://sites.google.com/site/arielbenyishay/}}

Areas of Specialization

Development Economics, Applied Economics

Background

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.

Education
  • B.A., University of Pittsburgh Honors College
  • Ph.D., University of Maryland