PhD Job Market Candidates

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The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management is proud to support and promote the work of our PhD students who are seeking employment following the completion of their doctoral program.

For further information on our candidates, please feel free to contact Professor Chris Barrett, Placement Chair, or Bridget Richardson, Placement Coordinator (Staff).

Placement Committee:  Professor Todd Gerarden, Professor Daniela Scur, and Professor Ben Leyden

Sylvia Blom - AEM PhD Job Market

Sylvia Blom

Email Website  |  CV

Committee members: John Hoddinott (Chair), Ariel Ortiz-Bobea, and Brian Dillon

Areas of interest:  Development Economics, Economics of Health and Nutrition


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Ruyu Chen

Email  |  Website  | CV

Committee members:  Chris Forman (Chair), Matt Marx, Aija Leiponen, and Ben Leyden

Areas of interest:  Innovation, Information System, Firm Strategy


Tung Dang

Email  |  Website  |  CV

Committee members: Nancy Chau (Chair), Ravi Kanbur, and Mallika Thomas

Areas of interest: Labor Economics, Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics


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Zhiyun Li

EmailWebsite  | CV

Committee members:  Ariel Ortiz-Bobea (Chair), Shanjun Li, and Jawad Addoum

Areas of interest:  Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics


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Deyu Rao

Email  |  Website  |  CV

Committee members: Shanjun Li (Chair), Panle Jia Barwick, and Ivan Rudik

Areas of interest: Environmental Economics, Urban Economics


Louis Sears Dyson Job Market Candidate

Louis Sears

Email  |  Website  |  CV

Committee members:  C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell (Chair), M. Todd Walter, Gerald Torres

Areas of interest:  Water Economics, Natural Resource Management, Dynamic Games, Structural Econometrics


Steven Wilcox

Email  |  Website  |  CV

Committee members: David Just (Chair), Christopher Barrett, C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, and Ariel Ortiz-Bobea

Areas of interest:  Agricultural and Development Economics, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Remote Sensing Applications in Applied Economics


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Zhe Xue

Email  |  Website  |  CV

Committee members: Aija Leiponen (Chair), Chris Forman, and Ben Leyden

Areas of interest: Innovation, Strategy, Intellectual Property, Applied Microeconomics