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Job Market Candidates


  • Placement Director: Professor Ellen McGrattan
  • Email: erm@umn.edu
  • Telephone: (612) 625-6714/(612) 204-5523
  • Placement Coordinator: Caty Bach
  • E-mail: c-bach@umn.edu
  • Telephone: (612) 625-6859

 

 

 

 

 

Neha Bairoliya

Fields: Labor Economics, Health Economics, Macroeconomics
Advisor: José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
Job Market Paper: "The Effect of Pension Plan Type on Retirement Behavior"

Sebastian Dyrda

Fields: Macroeconomics, Financial Markets, Labor Economics, Public Finance
Advisor: José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
Job Market Paper: "Fluctuations in Uncertainty, Efficient Borrowing Constraints, and Firm Dynamics"

Zhen Huo

Fields: Macroeconomics
Advisor: José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
Job Market Paper: "Persistent Learning, Infinite Regress Problem, and Business Cycles," with Naoki Takayama

Jingyi Jiang

Fields: Growth and Development, Corporate Finance, Macroeconomics of Imperfect Capital Markets
Advisor: V. V. Chari
Job Market Paper: "Firm Leverage and Productivity Uncertainty"

Jiwoon Kim

Fields: Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Public Economics
Advisor: José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
Job Market Paper: "The Effect of Medical Re-evaluations for Disability Insurance Recipients on Aggregate Employment Dynamics"

Jinyue Li

Fields: Urban Economics, International Trade, Macroeconomics
Advisor: Timothy Kehoe
Job Market Paper: "Specialized Cities: Housing and Migration in the U.S."

Shihui Ma

Fields: Macroeconomics, Labor Economics
Advisor: Fatih Guvenen
Job Market Paper: "China's College Expansion Policy and the Labor Market Effects"

Keaton Miller

Fields: Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Advisor: Amil Petrin
Job Market Paper: "Switching Costs, Selection, and Competition in Medicare Advantage"

Cloe Ortiz de Mendivil

Fields: International Trade, Macroeconomics
Advisor: Timothy Kehoe
Job Market Paper: "Education Intensity in Trade Flows"

Yun Pei

Fields: International Economics, Public Finance, Macroeconomics
Advisor: V. V. Chari
Job Market Paper: "Optimal Sovereign Defaults in the Presence of Financial Frictions"

Thomas Quan

Fields: Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics
Advisor: Thomas Holmes
Job Market Paper: "Across Market Heterogeneity and the Long-Tail"

Filippo Rebessi

Fields: Public Economics, Macroeconomics, International Economics
Advisor: Larry E. Jones
Job Market Paper: "Reallocation Cost, Time Inconsistency and Temptation of Protection"

Jack Rossbach

Fields: International Trade, Growth and Development, Industrial Organization, Macroeconomics
Advisor: Timothy Kehoe
Job Market Paper: "Good Policy or Good Firms? International Competition and Aggregate Growth in a Granular World"

John Seliski

Fields: Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, International Economics
Advisors: Timothy Kehoe and Fabrizio Perri
Job Market Paper: "Dual Labor Markets and Life-Cycle Unemployment"

Marcelo Zouain Pedroni

Fields: Macroeconomics, Public Finance, Computational Economics
Advisor: Christopher Phelan
Job Market Paper: "A Theory of Unsecured Consumer Debt with Learning"

Brian Zurowski

Fields: Game Theory, Financial Economics, Behavioral Economics
Advisor: Jan Werner
Job Market Paper: "Social Dissonance and Individual Choice"