Esteban Petruzzello

Asst. Professor Prof. Practice

(305) 284-8908
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2015Ph.D. Economics, Northwestern University
2010M.S. Economics, Northwestern University
2007B.A. Economics (magna cum laude), Universidad de Buenos Aires

Professional Experience

2018 - Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, Economics, Miami Herbert Business School
2015 - 2018Assistant Professor, Economics, Miami Herbert Business School
2014 - 2014Instructor, Northwestern University
2014 - 2014Instructor, Loyola University Chicago
2009 - 2009Instructor, Universidad de Buenos Aires

Honors & Acknowledgements

Excellence in Teaching Award, Master of Science in Sustainable Business, University of Miami Herbert Business School, 2019-2020 and 2021-2022
Engaged Faculty Fellows Award, University of Miami, 2019 - 2020
Dissertation Year Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2014 - 2015
Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award, 2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014
Susan Schmidt Bies Prize for Doctoral Student Research on Economics and Public Policy, 2012
Searle Center, Department of Economics Teaching Assistant Fellow, Northwestern University, 2012 - 2013
Graduate Fellowship and Assistantship, Northwestern University, 2009 - 2014

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Health economics; industrial organization; and applied microeconomics


Petruzzello, E. Testing for forward-looking behaviour: evidence from the enactment of smoking restrictions 2061-2069 (51:19 Applied Economics. 2019a). [Link]

Petruzzello, E. Measuring the Effect of Policy on the Demand for Menthol Cigarettes: Evidence from Household-Level Purchase Data 422-445 (45:3 Eastern Economic Journal. 2019b). [Link]

Cigarette Strength and Smoking Behavior (2015). [Link]