Ariel  BenYishay

Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Policy

Office: Tyler Hall Room 267
Email: [[w|abenyishay]]
Office Phone: 757 221 2375
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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