Assistant Professor of Economics
Afrouz Jahromi is an assistant professor of economics at Widener University. She was an American Economic Association summer economics fellow at Equitable Growth in 2022. Her research interests are in labor economics and microeconometrics, with a particular focus on understanding the distributional effects of having children on mothers’ incomes and the effects of job displacement on earnings among immigrants and nonimmigrants. Jahromi has a Ph.D. in economics from Temple University and an M.A. in economics from Allameh Tbataba’i University in Tehran, Iran.