Prof. Gil S. Epstein

Prof.
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).
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.
  2. 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