Sahil Chinoy


Harvard University

Ph.D., Economics, in progress

University of California, Berkeley

B.A., Physics and Economics, highest distinction, 2017

Honors and Awards

Stone Ph.D. Scholarship in Inequality and Wealth Concentration

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Harvard Presidential Fellowship

Finalist for the University Medal, awarded to UC Berkeley’s top graduate

Schimbor Prize, awarded for the best honors thesis in economics

Highest honors in economics

Phi Beta Kappa, elected as a junior

Regents’ and Chancellor’s Scholarship


Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Opportunity Insights, Center for American Political Studies, Social Economics Lab


The New York Times

Graphics Editor, 2018–2019


Introduction to Econometrics (Harvard)

Teaching Fellow, Spring 2023

Introduction to Economics (UC Berkeley)

Undergraduate Student Instructor, Fall 2017

Referee Service

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Political Economy, AER: Insights