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Economics Ph.D. Candidates Available for Positions, 2017-2018

Placement Officer: Mattias Polborn

 

ALPER ARSLAN

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Primary Fields:  Empirical Microeconomics, Matching Models, Applied Microeconomics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in College Admissions and College Major Choice"

Job Market Paper:  "An Empirical Study of College Admissions with Endogenous Admission Scores "

Advisor: Tong Li

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615-491-2485

 

JASON CAMPBELL

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Primary Fields:  International Economics, Applied Econometrics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in International Trade"

Job Market Paper:  "Are All Imports Created Equal? The Link Between Imported Intermediate Sources and Export Success for Chinese Firms"

Advisor: Joel Rodrigue

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347-598-2589

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DONG (CARL) CHENG

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Primary Fields: Macroeconomics, International Macroeconomics

Dissertation Title: "Essays on the Role of Durables and Financial Frictions in Business Cycles and International Trade"

Job Market Paper: "Housing Boom and Household Spending in China, 2002-2009"

Advisor:   Mario J. Crucini

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615-482-5629
 

SALAMA FREED

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Primary Fields: Health Economics, Industrial Organization

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in Health Care Coverage and Delivery"

Job Market Paper:  "Spillover Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Medicare Utilization"

Advisor:   Christopher S. Carpenter

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503-809-1015
 

JAMES HARRISON

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Primary Fields: International Trade, Economic History

Dissertation Title:  "Trade Frictions and Micro-Price Behaviors: Historical Applications from the United States"

Job Market Paper:  "Time-Varying Trade Frictions and Their Economic Implications: Lessons from the Antebellum United States"

Advisor: Mario J. Crucini

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775-750-6671
 

EMILY LAWLER

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Primary Fields: Health Economics, Developmental Economics, Applied Microeconomics

Dissertation Title:  "Three Essays on Maternal and Child Health"

Job Market Paper:  "Direct and Spillover Effects of Middle School Vaccination Requirements"

Advisor: Christopher S. Carpenter

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859-229-8005
 

JONAH YUEN

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Primary Fields: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics

Dissertation Title:  "The 99c Dissertation: Essays on Psychological Pricing and Search"

Job Market Paper:  "A Penny Saved: Quantifying the Benefit of Weekly Search"

Advisor: Benjamin Eden

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808-227-0798
 

YING ZHENG

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Primary Fields: Empirical Industrial Organization, Microeconomics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays on the Structural Analysis of Auctions"

Job Market Paper:  "Structural Analysis of Information Disclosure Discounts in Takeover Auctions"

Advisor: Tong Li

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615-484-9182