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Joseph Deutsch


Contact Information:

Mailing Address:
Department of Economics
Bar-Ilan University
52900 Ramat-Gan, Israel
Phone:972-3-5318364 (office);
Fax: 972-3-7384034
Personal Details:
Born November 29, 1950 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citizenship Israel and Argentina
Married 1972, 4 children
Education:
1981:Ph.D in Economics Bar-Ilan University,Ramat-Gan, Israel. Dissertation: "Estimation of Economies of Scale in Agriculture:The Case of Mexico".Supervisor: Professor S. Eckstein.
1974:M.A. in Economics Bar-Ilan University,Ramat-Gan, Israel. Dissertation: "Absolute Deviations Estimators in the Stock Market of Israel". Supervisor: Professor Jacob Paroush.
1971:B.A.in Economics Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.
Academic Appointments
1972-1979Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University
1979-1982 Instructor, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
1982-1984 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Economics and The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
1984-1986 Lecturer, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
1986 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Economics and The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
1986-1991 Lecturer, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
Fall 1990 Fall 1992 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
1991-1997 Tenure and Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
Fall 1994, Fall 1996 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
1997 - 2009 Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
2009 – present Full Professor, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
Other Academic Appointments
1993-1995, 1997-1998Vice Chair, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
1999-2000 Chair, The Interdisciplinary Department of Social Sciences, Bar-Ilan University.
2002-2006 Chair, Undergraduate Admission Committee, Bar-Ilan University.
2002-2006 Member of the Education Committee, Bar-Ilan University.
2005 - present Academic Head of Bar-Ilan University at Ashkelon.
Editorial Appointments
2003 – presentEditorial Board, Atlantic Economic Journal.
2004 – presentEditorial Board, International Journal of Business.
2004 – presentEditorial Board, Journal of Economic Inequality.
2009Editor, Special issue of the Review of Income and Wealth on Income Polarization: Measurement, Determinants and Implications (with Jacques Silber), Vol 56(1), 2010.
Other Appointments
1989-1990 Board of Directors,Pension Funds, United Mizrachi Bank, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
1989-1990 Board of Directors, Investment Company of the United Mizrachi Bank, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
2008Consultant for the UNDP Regional Human Development Report for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Research Awards
1995 - 1996Senior Researcher of a project on Youth Employment and Gender Discrimination. A joint project between the University of Aix-Marseilles in France and Bar-Ilan University. The project was financed by the Arc en Ciel (Keshet) joint program of the French and Israeli Governments.
1998 - 2000Member of the Israeli Team of an International Project on Labor Demand, Education and the Dynamics of Social Exclusion. The project is part of the European Union’s Program on Targeted Socio-Economic Research (TSER).
1999 - 2001Israel Science Foundation - ISF, Research Project on Multidimensional Poverty in Israel. Project financed by the Israel Science Foundation and the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics. Senior Researcher, with J. Silber.
2001 - 2003Member of an international team working on a research project on “Work Changes Gender”, financed by the Fifth Research Framework of the European Union.
2005 - 2007Israel Science Foundation - ISF, Research Project on Polarization in Israel. Project financed by the Israel Science Foundation. Senior Researcher, with J. Silber.
2007-2008Israel Science Foundation – ISF , Grant from the Israel Science Foundation to organize an international conference on Income Polarization, with J. Silber.
 Joseph Deutsch
Publications
jdeutsch@biu.ac.il
Courses:
Price Theory-A 66-213
Price Theory-B 66-214