Evan J. Taylor

Associate Professor of Economics
Evan J. Taylor

McClelland Hall 401Z
1130 East Helen Street 
P.O. Box 210108 
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108 


Areas of Expertise

Applied econometrics
Labor Economics


Current Publications

  • Bryan Stuart and Evan J. Taylor. 2021. “Migration Networks and Location Decisions: Evidence from U.S. Mass Migration.” American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 13(3): 134-75.
  • Dan Aaronson, Bhash Mazumder, Seth G. Sanders and Evan J. Taylor. 2021. “Estimating the Effect of School Quality on Mortality in the Presence of Migration: Evidence from the Jim Crow South”, Journal of Labor Economics, 39(2): 527-558
  • Bryan Stuart and Evan J. Taylor. 2021. “The Effect of Social Connectedness on Crime:  Evidence from the Great Migration.” Review of Economics and Statistics, 103(1): 18-33
  • Janna Johnson and Evan J. Taylor.  2019.  “The Long Run Health Consequences of Rural-Urban Migration.”  Quantitative Economics, 10(2): 565-606.
  • Dan A. Black, Seth G. Sanders, Lowell J. Taylor and Evan J. Taylor.  2015.  “The Impact of the Great Migration on Mortality of African Americans: Evidence from the Deep South,”American Economic Review, 105(2): 477-503.


  • PhD in Economics, University of Michigan, 2017