Prof. Gil S. Epstein

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Prof. Gil S. Epstein
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Labor Economics, Political Economy, Public Economics, Migration

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EDUCATION

1988-1994                   Ph.D., Economics and Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

1986-1988                   M.A., Economics and Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

1983-1986                   B.A.,  Economics and Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

1985-1988                   Teacher Assistant, Department of Economics and Department of                                                    Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 

1988-1993                   Assistant Lecturer, Department of Economics and Department of                                                    Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 

1993 - 1996                 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania. 

1996 – 2000                Lecturer, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.

2000                            Tenure, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University 

2000 – 2003                Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.

2002 – 2007                Vice chair,  Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.

2003 – 2007                Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.

2007 – Present           Professor, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.

2008  - 2011                Chairman Scholarship Committee for MA students of the University, Bar-                                        Ilan University.

2008  - 2011                Chairman Committee for MA students of the University, Bar-Ilan                                                      University                                

2011- 2016                  Dean, School of Graduate Studies, University, Bar-Ilan University.

                                    Chairman, Scholarship Committee for PhD students.

                                    Chairman, Scholarship Committee for MA students.

                                    Chairman,President’s Scholarship Committee for PHD students.

2015 - Present            Chairman, Unit for Diploma and External Studies.

2016 - Present            Dean, The Center for Designated Programs

                                    (previously named:  Regional Colleges, Preparatory Programs and                                                   Credential and Certificated Programs).

Other Positions

2000 -  2006                Board member and Chairman of the Audit Committee –EcTel Ld (NASAQ:                                      ECTX)

2013 -  Present            Member of the finance committee, Bar-ILAN University

 

EDITORIAL POSITIONS 

 

2001 -  present            Associate Editor,  Journal of Population Economics.

2007 -  present            Associate Editor,  economics.

2008 -  present            Editorial Advisory Board, The Open Political Science Journal.

2006                            Editor, Special Issue on Political Economy and Population Economics,                                           Journal of Population Economics 19(2), 2006, (with Alessandro Cigno).

 

RESEARCH INSTITUTION AFFILIATIONS

1997 - 2005                 Research Affiliate, CEPR, London.

1999 - present             Research Fellow, IZA - Institute for the Study of Labor, Bonn.

2002 – present             Sidney I. Simon Fellow – Rutgers University.

2006 – present             Research Fellow,  CReAM -  Centre for Research and Analysis

              Of Migration,  London.

2010 – present             LdA Fellow, Ld’A Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano, Milano, Italy.

2016 - present              Research Fellow – RWI, Germany

2017 – present             Research Fellow,  GLO – Global Labor Organization, Germany  

Books

  1. Gil S. Epstein and Shmuel Nitzan, (2007) Endogenous Public Policy and Contests.  Springer.

 

  1. Gil S. Epstein, and Ira N. Gang, Ed (2010), Frontiers of Economics and Globalization, volume 8, Migration and Culture, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2010, ISBN: 9780857241559

Working Papers