Job Market Candidates 2016-17

Placement Director
Prof. Jack Porter
608-263-3870
jrporter@ssc.wisc.edu

Placement Assistant
Jackie Utter
608-262-3669
jmutter@wisc.edu

Job Market Candidate Summary PDF



Drew M. Anderson

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Public Economics, Education, Poverty, Health

Job Market Paper: Using Multiple Discontinuities to Estimate Broad Effects of Public Need-based Aid for College

References: Karl Scholz, Christopher Taber, Sara Goldrick-Rab, J. Michael Collins


Mark Colas

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Labor Economics, Public Economics

Job Market Paper: Dynamic Responses to Immigration

References: John Kennan, Christopher Taber, Jesse Gregory


Kyle P. Dempsey

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Finance

Job Market Paper: Safer Banks, Riskier Economy? Capital Requirements with Non-Bank Finance

References: Dean Corbae, Erwan Quintin, Mark Ready

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Zach Flynn

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Industrial Organization, Econometrics, Energy Economics

Job Market Paper: Partial Identification of Power Plant Productivity, an Unobserved Input

References: Amit Gandhi, Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks

Joel Kaiyuan Han

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Public Economics, Social Interactions

Job Market Paper: Parental Involvement and Neighborhood Quality: Evidence from Public Housing Closures in Chicago

References: Steven Durlauf, Christopher Taber, Jesse Gregory

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Brandon Hoffman

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Industrial Organization

Job Market Paper: Modeling Vertical Markets of Differentiated Goods

References:
Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks

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Taehoon Kim

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Labor Economics, Public Economics, Health Economics, Demographic Economics

Job Market Paper: What Happens to the Wage Structure When Nearly Everyone Has a College Degree? The Case of South Korea

References: Christopher Taber, John Kennan, James Walker


Kanit Kuevibulvanich

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Monetary Economics

Job Market Paper: Trade Liberalization and Wealth Inequality

References: Kenneth West, Charles Engel, Elizabeth Kelly (teaching), Gwen Eudey (teaching)

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Liyi Liu

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Public Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Health Economics

Job Market Paper: Evaluating the Impact of Social Welfare Programs on Intergeneration Transfers and Consumption - The Case of New Rural Pension Scheme in China

References: James Walker, Christopher Taber, Jesse Gregory, Marguerite Burns


Zichen Qiu

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics

Job Market Paper: Estimating Discrete Choice Demand using Information on Consideration Sets

References: Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks, Amit Gandhi

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Irina Shaorshadze

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Public Economics, Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics

Job Market Paper: Credit Constraints, College Choice and Tuition Policy

References: Steven Durlauf, Ananth Seshadri, Christopher Taber


Wei Song

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Econometric Theory, Applied Microeconomics

Job Market Paper: Least Square Estimation of Semiparametric Binary Response Model with Endogeneity

References: Xiaoxia Shi, Jack Porter, Bruce Hansen

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Kegon Teng Kok Tan

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Applied Microeconomics, Public Economics, Labor Economics

Job Market Paper: Bequest Motives and the Social Security Notch

References: Steven Durlauf, Ananth Seshadri, Christopher Taber


Emily N. Walden

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Industrial Organization, Health Economics, Antitrust

Job Market Paper: Can Hospitals Buy Referrals? The Impact of Physician Group Acquisitions on Market-Wide Referral Patterns

References: Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks, Barbara Wolfe

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Woan Foong Wong

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: International Trade, Industrial Organization

Job Market Paper: The Round Trip Effect: Endogenous Transport Costs and International Trade

References: Robert Staiger, L. Kamran Bilir, Alan Sorensen

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Duo (Josephine) Xu

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics

Job Market Paper: A Matching Model of Merger Markets in the Non-Profit Sector

References: Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks, Amit Gandhi

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Nathan Yoder

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Microeconomic Theory, Market Design, Meta-Research, Applied Microeconomics

Job Market Paper: Designing Incentives for Academic Research

References: Marzena Rostek, Daniel Quint, William Sandholm

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Yi Zhang

CV - Website - email

Research Interests: Monetary Policy, International Finance, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Applied Time Series Econometrics

Job Market Paper: Shadow Rates, Forward Guidance, and Unconventional Monetary Policy

References: Kenneth West, Charles Engel, Menzie Chinn