Mehran Ebrahimian

Mehran Ebrahimian

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    2437 Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall
    3620 Locust Walk
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Interests: financial institutions, economic development, and inequality.


Mehran Ebrahimian (2018), “Financial Intermediation and the Distribution of Income”, working paper.

Awards and Honors

  • Miller, Anderson & Sherrerd Graduate Fellowship in Finance, The Wharton School, 2016-2017
  • The Doctoral Program Fellowship, The Wharton School, 2015-2020
  • Undergraduate & Graduate Fellowship, Sharif University of Technology, 2008-2014
  • Bronze Medal, 39th International Physics Olympiad, Hanoi, Vietnam, July 2008


    Making Sense of the War on Huawei

    The arrest of Meng Wanzhou, CFO of Huawei, is only the beginning of what is clearly becoming the U.S. government’s war on the Chinese tech firm, writes Wharton dean Geoffrey Garrett in this opinion piece.

    Knowledge @ Wharton - 2018/12/11
    Can Dolce & Gabbana Recover from Its Mistakes in China?

    Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana is trying to clean up a public relations mess in China that highlights the importance of cultural sensitivity in a global marketplace.

    Knowledge @ Wharton - 2018/12/11
    Is Waiting a Lost Art?

    Today’s technologies enables instant communication. But is that really a good thing? A new book argues that good things come to those who wait.

    Knowledge @ Wharton - 2018/12/11