Zachary Liscow

Associate Professor of Law

(on leave, spring 2018)


Zachary Liscow is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School. His teaching and research interests focus on tax law, tax policy, empirical legal studies, and law and economics.

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Zachary Liscow

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Meredith Berger

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 2015

Ph.D. (Economics), University of California, Berkeley, 2012

A.B., Harvard University, 2005

Courses Taught


  • Taxation
  • Taxation, the Law, and Economic Inequality

Zachary Liscow is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School. His teaching and research interests focus on tax law, tax policy, empirical legal studies, and law and economics. Liscow earned his Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2012 and graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College in 2005 with degrees in Economics and in Environmental Science and Public Policy. He has been a Staff Economist at the White House Council of Economic Advisers and worked for the World Bank's inspector general. Liscow clerked for the Honorable Stephen F. Williams on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.