Daniel Diaz Vidal


(813) 257-3248




401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606

Building Location

JS 241

Meet Daniel Diaz Vidal

Assistant Professor, Economics

Education: 2014 University of California Davis, Ph.D.
2003 San Diego State University, M.A. in Applied Economics
2000 The University of Michigan, B.A.

Courses Taught: Introduction to Microeconomics
Foundational Economics for Managers

Career Specialties: Daniel Diaz Vidal is an economic historian with an interest in social mobility, international trade, migrations, educational economics and labor economics.

Professional and Community Activities: Diaz Vidal is a member of the American Economic Association, the American Economic History Association and the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

In the 2015-2016 academic year he presented a paper and a poster at ISSOTL15 and received the Gyorgy Ranki Biennial Award for his co-authorship of The Son Also Rises by Gregory Clark with Neil Cummins and Yu Hao Ma. He also had his paper, “Surnames: A new source for the history of social mobility,” with Gregory Clark, Neil Cummins and Yu Hao Ma, published in the journal Explorations in Economic History.

Last year he was also a referee for the European Review of Economic History, and this year he will be presenting a paper at ISSOTL16 and submitting three papers for publication in different journals.

Honors and Awards: Gyorgy Ranki Biennial Award (co-authorship of The Son Also Rises by Gregory Clark) for the best book in European Economic History