Gilad Brand / Researcher

Brand has been a researcher at the Taub Center since 2014.  Prior to joining the Taub Center, Brand was a two-year fellow at the Milken Institute. As part of the fellowship, Brand worked at the President’s Office, with the President’s economic advisor (2012-2013), and in the Strategic Planning Division of the Ministry of Economy (2013-2014). Previously, Brand also worked as an economist at the Macro Institute for Economic Policy Research.


Brand holds a B.A. in Economics and Business Administration from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Master’s degree in Economics (research track, with honors) from Bar-Ilan University. His Masters thesis addresses education, trade and labor productivity in various sectors of the economy. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D in economics.