Veeshan Rayamajhee is an assistant professor of economics at North Dakota State University and a faculty fellow at the NDSU Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise. He graduated with a PhD in economics from the University of New Mexico in 2019. His research interests include investigating appropriate market-based solutions to enhance community resilience in the face of idiosyncratic as well as covariate shocks. Veeshan earned a BA in interdisciplinary studies in mathematics and business management from Bryn Athyn College. He was a Mercatus Center Adam Smith fellow during the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 academic years.