Zachary Sullivan

Zach Sullivan

Office Address

Monroe Hall

Fields of Interest

Education, Labor, Public, Applied Microeconomics


Ph.D. (Expected May 2019) 
M.A., Economics, University of Virginia (2014)
B.S., Economics with Honors, Michigan State University (2012)

Job Market Paper

“The Impacts of Student Loan Debt on College and Early-Career Decisions”

Working Papers

“Do Colleges Respond to Incentives to Enroll ‘At-Risk’ Students? Evidence from a State Higher Education Accountability Policy”
“Cash for College Apps: The Effects of Conditional Cash Transfers on Selective-College Enrollment” (with Benjamin Castleman)


“Nudging Students beyond FAFSA: The Impact of University Outreach on Financial Aid Behaviors and Outcomes” (with Benjamin Castleman, Katharine Meyer, Doug Hartog, and Scott Miller), 2017, Journal of Student Financial Aid, 47(3).