Firouz Gahvari

Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Firouz Gahvari is a Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is also an Associate Editor of the Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Public Economics Theory, Berkeley Electronic Journals of Economic Analysis and Policy, and Economics Bulletin. Prior to moving to the University of Illinois, he taught at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University from 1981 to 1994. A native of Iran, Firouz Gahvari was educated at the University of London (Queen Mary College and the London School of Economics), and at the University of California in Los Angeles. His main research interests are in the area of public economics.

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17 December 2007

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey