Yariv Fadlon
Office: Ettinger 302B
Tel: (484) 664-3257
Email: yarivfadlon@muhlenberg.edu

Assistant Professor - Economics
B.A., Ben-Gurion University
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Teaching Interests

My teaching interest are drawn from both my academic research and work experience serving as a financial economist in a commercial bank. I especially enjoy teaching courses in applied economics in general, and labor economics in particular.

Courses Taught

Undergraduate level:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Economics Statistics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
  • Strategic Analysis (game theory)
  • Trade, Development and Globalization
  • Game Theory and Economic Applications.

Graduate level:

  • Econometrics I (introduction to econometrics)
  • Econometrics II (advanced econometrics)
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Industrial Organization
  • Managerial Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Labor Economics

Recent Publications, Presentations and Abstracts

“Statistical Discrimination and the Implication of Employer-Employee Racial Matches” Journal of Labor Research, 2015, 36, 232-248

“The Gray Area: High School Dropout Likelihood among Skin Tone Levels of Blacks” With Sophie Tripp. Econometric Letters, October 2015, Volume 2, Issue 2.


  • Ph.D. in Economics, Vanderbilt University
  • B.A. in Economics and Computer Science (honors), Ben-Gurion University