About Me

I am a Postdoctoral Associate at the Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity at Duke University and a Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. I will be starting as an Assistant Professor of Economics at New College of Florida this Fall. I am a political economist working in the areas of inequality, environmental economics, and applied microeconomics. My research is focused on understanding the causes and consequences of inequality and assessing and designing remedies to address inequality. My writing has appeared in The American Prospect, The Nation, The HillWashington Monthly, US News & World Report, Jacobin, and Dissent, among other publications. My work has been cited by the New York TimesWashington Post, CNN, The Atlantic, Vox, Bloomberg, The Financial Times, Slate, and more. I received my Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.


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Email: Mark.Paul@Duke.edu

Twitter: @MarkVinPaul

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