Sebastian Tello Trillo

Sebastian Tello-Trillo

Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Economics

Education & Training
Ph.D., Economics, Vanderbilt University, 2016
M.A., Economics, Vanderbilt University, 2013
B.S., Pure Mathematics and Economics, Florida State University, 2009

Sebastian Tello-Trillo is an economist whose research focuses on health policy in the U.S and Latin America. Most of his research focuses on understanding how policies affect individuals’ health behaviors and economic outcomes. His fields of specialization are in Health Economics and Applied Microeconomics. 

Tello-Trillo received his Ph.D. in Economics from Vanderbilt University and holds a B.S in Pure Mathematics and Economics from Florida State University. Prior to his studies at Vanderbilt, he was a project associate for Innovations for Poverty Action. Tello-Trillo was born and raised in Lima, Peru.

With colleagues Chris Ruhm and Lee Lockwood, Tello-Trillo is hosting the 21st Annual Southeastern Health Economics Study Group Conference to be held on November 1st and 2nd in Charlottesville, VA.