University of Wisconsin–Madison

Job Market Candidates 2017-18

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

Placement Administrator
Parnian Abunasr-Shiraz
608-265-9092
abunasrshira@wisc.edu

Shane Auerbach

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   sauerbach@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Spatial Efficiency”
Areas of Concentration:   Microeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization, and Behavioral Economics
References:   Antonio Penta, Daniel Quint, Kenneth Hendricks, Nathan Grawe

Daniel Chaves

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   dchaves@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:
Areas of Concentration:    Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Public Economics
References:   Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks, Lorenzo Magnolfi

Wanyi Chen

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   wchen84@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:  “Dynamic Survival Bias in Optimal Stopping Problems”
Areas of Concentration:   Applied Microeconomics, Information Economics, Game Theory
References:   Lones Smith, William Sandholm, Marzena Rostek

Alexander Clark

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   atclark@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Recommendation Games with Non-Additivities”
Areas of Concentration:   Microeconomic theory
References:   Antonio Penta, William Sandholm, Marzena Rostek, Korinna Hansen

Emilio Cuilty

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   cardenascuil@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Discrete Choice Models of Demand with Reference Dependent Utility”
Areas of Concentration:   Behavioral Economics, Industrial Organization, Structural Econometrics
References:   Alan Sorensen, Lorenzo Magnolfi, Daniel Quint, Xiaoxia Shi

 

Eunsun Gil

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   egil@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Technological Job Destruction and Labor Reallocation on a Job Ladder”
Areas of Concentration:   Labor Economics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics
References:   Rasmus Lentz, John Kennan, Christopher Taber

Grace Xun Gong

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   xgong8@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Middlemen”
Areas of Concentration:   Macroeconomics, Monetary and Financial Economics, Market Structure
References:   Randall Wright, Dean Corbae, Erwan Quintin, Briana Chang

Wontae Han

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   whan8@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Business and Credit Cycles in Emerging Economies: the Role of Financial Frictions”
Areas of Concentration:   Open Economy Macroeconomics, Optimal Monetary Policy in Open Economies (International Economics)
References:   Charles Engel, Kenneth West, Enghin Atalay

Cristián Hernández

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   cahernandez3@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Resource Misallocation in an Oligopoly Environment: Evidence from Texas’ Electricity Market”
Areas of Concentration:   Industrial Organization, Energy Economics, Applied Microeconomics
References:   Kenneth Hendricks, Alan Sorensen, Daniel Quint

Akio Ino

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   ino2@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “A Simple DSGE Model of Banking Industry Dynamics”
Areas of Concentration:   Macroeconomics, Banking, Corporate Finance
References:   Dean Corbae, Enghin Atalay, Oliver Levine 

Tomoaki Kotera

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   kotera@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Understanding the Life Expectancy Gap”
Areas of Concentration:   Macroeconomics, Labor Economics
References:   Ananth Seshadri, Chistopher Taber, Enghin Atalay

Yuseob Lee

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   ylee278@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:
Areas of Concentration:   Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics
References:   Christopher TaberChao FuGeoffrey Wallace

Chenxin Liu

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   cliu274@wisc.edu  
Job Market Paper:   “Trade Benefit, Sovereign Risk and Imbalance in the Eurozone”
Areas of Concentration:   International Economics, Macroeconomics, Financial Economics
References:   Charles Engel, Kenneth West, Menzie Chinn

Qianyu Mao

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   qmao5@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Merger Simulation with Endogenous Product Portfolios”
Areas of Concentration:   Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics
References:   Alan Sorensen, Kenneth Hendricks, Lorenzo Magnolfi

Tricia Mueller

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   pabbott@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “How Domestic Political-Economy Pressure Effects Multilateral Trade Negotiations: Theory and Evidence for Monopolistically Competitive Industries”
Areas of Concentration:   International Trade, Trade Policy, and Labor
References:   Kamran Bilir, Charles Engel, Robert Staiger, Timothy Kehoe

Adam Hal Spencer

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   ahspencer@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Policy Effects of International Taxation on Firm Dynamics and Capital Structure”
Areas of Concentration:   Macroeconomics, Finance
References:   Dean Corbae, Charles Engel, Oliver Levine 

Nicholas Tenev

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   tenev@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Social Capital and Racial Inequality”
Areas of Concentration:   Labor Economics, Macroeconomics, Social Interactions
References:   Steven Durlauf, Christopher Taber, Rasmus Lentz

Jangsu Yoon

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   jangsu.yoon@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Inference in Game Theoretic Models of Incomplete Information with Random Coefficients”
Areas of Concentration:   Econometric Theory, Applied Econometrics
References:   Jack Porter, Bruce Hansen, Xiaoxia Shi

 

Ji Hee Yoon

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   jyoon43@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Endogenous Market Structure: Over-the-Counter versus Exchange Trading”
Areas of Concentration:   Applied Microeconomics, Market Design, Finance
References:   Marzena Rostek, Daniel Quint, Briana Chang

Junhui Zeng

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·   jzeng3@wisc.edu
Job Market Paper:   “Bargaining Delay in Multilateral Trade Negotiations”
Areas of Concentration:   International Economics, International Trade
References:   Robert StaigerKamran BilirLones Smith

POST-DOC CANDIDATES

Haomin Wang

CV   ·   Personal Webpage   ·  hwang@diw.de
Job Market Paper:  “Labor market responses to payroll tax subsidies”
Areas of Concentration:  Labor Economics, Macroeconomics, Applied Microeconomics
References:  John Kennan, Rasmus Lentz, François Fontaine