Dr. Orkideh Gharehgozli

Assistant Professor | Economics | Feliciano School of Business
Location: SBUS 535
Telephone: 973-655-7504
Email: gharehgozlio@montclair.edu


Applied Econometrics, Statistics, Income Inequality, Labor Economic


  • Ph D, Economics, 2018, Graduate Center CUNY, New York, US
  • MA, Economics, 2017, Graduate Center CUNY, New York, US
  • MBA, 2012, Sharif University, Tehran, Iran
  • BS, Material Engineering, 2009, Polytechnic University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Professional Experience

  • , City University of New York. (September 2014 - June 2018).

Honors and Awards

  • Doctoral Student Research Grant , Graduate Center CUNY. (February 2017).
  • Graduate Assistant Teaching Fellowship , Graduate Center CUNY. (September 2016).
  • Advanced Research Collaborative (ARC) Research Award , Graduate Center CUNY. (September 2015).
  • Five-Year Graduate Center Fellowship Award , Graduate Center CUNY. (September 2013).


  • Current State of US Economy Post-Pandemic and the Future of Core Inflation
  • Household Occupational Portfolio Choice and the Pro-cyclical Unemployment Gender Gap:
  • Labor Market Bargaining Power and Gender Differential Unemployment in Recessions

Refereed Published Articles

  • Gharehgozli, O., Lee, S. (2022). Money Supply and Inflation After COVID-19. Economies, 10 (5),
  • Gharehgozli, O. (2021). An empirical comparison between a regression framework and the Synthetic Control Method. The Quarterly Review of Economic and Finance,
  • Gharehgozli, O., Gharehgozli, A., Li, K. (2021). Mixed Integer Programming Models on Scheduling Automated Stacking Cranes. International Journal of Business Analytics,
  • Gharehgozli, O. (2021). Panel Data Model and the Synthetic Control Method: A Note on the Unbiasedness of the Synthetic Control Estimator. Econometrics Letters, (2), pp. 1-10.
  • Gharehgozli, O., Atal, V. (2021). Gender Wage Gap: Within and Across Borders. Studies in Business and Economics, 16 (2), pp. 74-83.
  • Gharehgozli, O., Atal, V. (2021). A Simple Measure to Study Multinational In-come Inequality. Review of Economic Perspectives, 21 (1), pp. 27-40.
  • Gharehgozli, O., Nayebvali, P., Gharehgozli, A., Zamanian, Z. (2020). Impact of COVID-19 on the Economic Output of the US Outbreak’s Epicenter. Economics of Disasters and Climate Change, 4 pp. pages561–573.
  • Hadavand, A., Almasi, P., Thomas, S., Gharehgozli, O. (2020). Relevance of Education to Occupation: A New Empirical Approach Based on College Courses. Education Economics,
  • Gharehgozli, O., Atal, V. (2020). "Big Mac Affordability" and Real Income Inequality Across Countries. Applied Economics Letters, 27 (16), pp. 1352-1356.
  • Gharehgozli, O., Atal, V. (2020). Revisiting the Gender Wage Gap in the United States. Economic Analysis and Policy, 66 pp. 207-216.
  • Gharehgozli, O. (2019). A Monte Carlo Analysis of Robustness of the Synthetic Control Method and Dynamic Panel Estimation: A Comparative Case Study of a Policy Intervention.. Journal of Statistical and Econometrics Methods, 9 (1), pp. 67-87.
  • Gharehgozli, O. (2017). An Estimation of the Economic Cost of Recent Sanctions on Iran Using the Synthetic Control Method. Economics Letters, 157 (C), pp. 141-144.