Daniel Firoozi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics


Robert Day School of Economics and Finance

Areas of Expertise

Economics of Education
Labor Economics
Political Economy
Public Finance


B.A., UC San Diego; M.A., Ph.D., UC Irvine.

Research and Publications

"Economic Distress and Electoral Consequences: Evidence from Appalachia" (Sole Author),  Forthcoming at The Review of Economics and Statistics.

"Age Discrimination and Age Stereotypes in Job Ads" (with Ian Burn, Daniel Ladd, and David Neumark), The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Economic Letters, March 2023.

"The Impact of Post-Admission Merit Scholarships on Enrollment Choices and Degree Attainment: Evidence from Randomization" (Sole Author), The Economics of Education Review, Volume 84 , 102221, February 2022.