• BA, Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • PhD, Economics, University of Michigan


Nathan Seegert is an associate professor of Finance at the University of Utah. He collaborates with policymakers and businesses to further our understanding of the economy. He co-created the Utah Economic Surveys, the Banking, Entrepreneurship, Regulations, and Taxes Study, and the Utah tax invitational (UTAXI). He was part of the HERO Project that worked on COVID-19 research and partners with Texas AM Geoservices. His work has been published in top academic journals such as The Quarterly Journal of EconomicsThe Review of Economics and Statistics, and the Journal of Public Economics, and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Harvard Business Review, CBS MoneywatchForbesBloomberg, and The Atlantic. Nathan is a member of the Utah Economic Council, an Ivory-Boyer Real Estate Center Research Fellow, a Faculty Advisor for the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, and a David Eccles Faculty Fellow.