Mehran Ebrahimian

Mehran Ebrahimian

Contact Information

  • office Address:

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

Research Interests: finance and inequality


Mehran Ebrahimian (2019), “Student Loans and Social Mobility”, working paper.

Mehran Ebrahimian (2018), “Financial Intermediation and Income Distribution”, 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


    What Really Helps Employees to Improve (It’s not Criticism)

    Author Marcus Buckingham defied much of HR’s accepted wisdom in his keynote at the recent Wharton People Analytics Conference.

    Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/16
    Late Bloomers: Why Good Things Come to Those Who Wait

    Journalist and self-described late bloomer Rich Karlgaard rejects societal pressure to achieve success at an early age, saying there’s plenty of scientific evidence that many people find their talents later in life.

    Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/16
    Empowering the Developing World, One Bicycle at a Time

    World Bicycle Relief, a nonprofit organization that builds and distributes bicycles in rural areas of the developing world, is the 2019 winner of the Lipman Prize.

    Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/16