Assistant Professor of Economics
ON LEAVE 2019-20
Ariell Zimran is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Vanderbilt University and a Faculty Research Fellow of the National Bureau of Economic Research. In the 2019-2020 academic year, he will be a W. Glenn Campbell and Rita Ricardo-Campbell National Fellow and the William C. Bark National Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. He earned his Ph.D. in Economics from Northwestern University in 2016 and his BSFS in International Economics from Georgetown University in 2010. He is an economic historian whose research focuses primarily on the Age of Mass Migration and on health in the nineteenth-century United States.