Dr. Nir Eilam

Assistant Professor


Email Address: n_eilam@uncg.edu


Ph.D. in Economics, University of Texas at Austin, 2022
M.A. in Economics, Tel-Aviv University, 2015
B.A. in Economics and B.A in Management, Tel-Aviv University, 2010

Recent Research & Publications

Working Papers

PrEP and Moral Hazard (with Scott Delhommer)

Did PrEP Reduce HIV Infections? Endogenous Take-up and Efficacy (with David Beheshti and Johnny Huynh)

Extreme Weather and Migration in the United States

The Effect of Child Allowances on Labor Outcomes

The Fiscal Impact of Unrestrictive Immigration: Evidence from Israel

Funding For Performance? Competitive Public Funding And The Performance Of Basic

Research (with Yaniv Reingewertz and Adi Shany)

Works in Progress

HAART and STIs (with David Beheshti, Scott Cunningham, and Rebecca Thornton)

Discrimination Against Same-sex Couples in the Home Mortgage Market (with Yeonjoon Lee)

Monetary Policy Effects on State-Level Health Outcomes (with Timothy Moreland)

Life-Saving Medical Innovation and the Black-White Mortality Gap: Evidence from the introduction of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART)

“Down-the-Line” Effects of Class Time on Student Outcomes: Evidence from a Large Public State University (with Farhat Chowdhury and Alina Kovalenko)