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2016-2017 Ph.D. Job Market Candidates

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Information about University of Illinois Department of Economics Ph.D Job Market Candidates for the 2016 -2017 academic year will be available late October early November. If you need further assistance or information, please feel free to contactDan Bernhardt at danber@illinois.edu or George Deltas at deltas@illinois.edu

 
Candidate
Research
Reference (E-mail)
Jason

Jason Huh

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Medicaid and Provider Supply"

 

Fields of Concentration: Health Economics, Public Policy, Labor Economics & Applied Econometrics

Research Statement

 

Nolan Miller (Chair)

David Molitor

Julian Reif

Rebecca Thornton

Sheena

Yu-Hsien (Sheena) Kao

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Spatial Regression: The Curious Case of
Negative Spatial Dependence"

 

 

Fields of Concentration: Econometric Methods, Applied Econometrics, Spatial Econometrics & Urban Economics

Research Statement

 

Anil Bera (Chair)

Geoffrey Hewings

Daniel McMillen

 

Dongwoo Kim

Dongwoo Kim

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Worker Retirement Responses to Pension Incentives:
Do They Respond to Pension Wealth?"

 

 

Fields of Concentration: Labor Economics & Economics of Education

Research Statement

 

Darren Lubotsky (Chair)

Cory Koedel

Michael Podgursky

Kristine Brown

Eduardo

Eduardo Malasquez

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Does conflict undermine institutions and social capital? Long-run
evidence from Peru"

 

Fields of Concentration: Development Economics, Labor Economics & Industrial Organization

Research Statement

 

Richard Akresh (Chair)

Oscar Calvo-Gonzalez

Elizabeth Powers

Arash

Arash Farahani Mashhadi

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Do State Governments Defer Highway Maintenance
Expenditures?"

 

Fields of Concentration: Public Economics, Urban and Regional Economics, Social Insurance & Applied Econometrics

Research Statement

 

David Albouy (Chair)

Jeffrey Brown

Tatyana Deryugina

Daniel McMillen

Kavah

Kaveh Nafari

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Behavioral Responses to Tax Kinks in the Rental Housing Market:
Evidence from Iran"

 

Fields of Concentration: Applied Microeconometrics, Public, Urban, and Environmental Economics

Research Statement

 

David Albouy (Chair)

Don Fullerton

Julian Reif

Ben Marx

Jyejin

Hyejin Park

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Collateral Reuse and Business Cycle"

 

Fields of Concentration: Financial Contracts, Financial Intermediation, & Applied Microeconomic Theory

Research Statement

 

Charles Kahn (Chair)

Dan Bernhardt

Jorge Lemus

Guillermo Marshall

Ryu

Seokjong Ryu

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Reputation in Continuous-Time Games with Multiple
Commitment Types"

 

Fields of Concentration: Microeconomic Theory & Dynamic Incentive Problems

Research Statement

 

Steve Williams (Chair)

In Koo Cho

Marty Perry

Jorge Lemus

Dan Bernhardt

Eric

Eric Set

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Overreacting to knowingly biased information: laboratory evidence"

 

Fields of Concentration: Behavioral Economics & Political Economy

Research Statement

 

Mattias Polborn (Chair)

Ming Hsu

Stefan Krasa

Ben Marx

 

Maria

Maria Soppelsa

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Do State Tax Breaks for Land Conservation Work?"

 

Fields of Concentration: Urban Economics, Environmental Economics, Land Use, Applied Econometrics & Spatial Econometrics

Research Statement

 

Daniel McMillen (Chair)

hewings@illinois.edu

Amy Ando

Katherine Baylis

Jake Bowers

Linglin

Lingling Sun

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Welfare Impacts of Supply-Side Regulation in Medicare Advantage"

 

Fields of Concentration: Health Economics & Industrial Organization

Research Statement

 

George Deltas (Chair)

Martin Perry

Julian Reif

Jorge Lemus

Hui

Hui Xu

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"What drives the credit spread? An
explanation based on rare event risk and belief dispersion"

 

Fields of Concentration: Asset Pricing, Macro-Finance & Corporate Finance

Research Statement

 

George Pennacchi (Chair)

Timothy Johnson

Heitor Almeida

Dan Bernhardt

Recent Graduates Seeking Employment

Chilling

Chia-Ling Hsu

CV

Job Market Paper Abstract

Job Market Paper:

"Two-Sided Matching with Appointment Scheduler"

 

Fields of Concentration: Microeconomics, Market Design, Matching Theory and Industrial Organziation

Research Statement

 

Steven Williams

Dan Bernhardt

Utku Unver