Coordinators

Guido Kuersteiner
Placement Director
301-405-3493
gkuerste [at] umd [dot] edu
Katharine Abraham
Placement Director
301-405-3489
kabraham [at] umd [dot] edu
Nolan Pope
Placement Director
301-405-3480
npope [at] umd [dot] edu
Jessica Gray
Coordinator
301-405-9406
jessgray [at] umd [dot] edu

Candidates

Name / Contact Information Fields of Interest Job Market Paper Title References
(chairs/co-chairs in bold)

Aflagah, Kodjo
202-805-8743
kaflagah [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Development Economics

Secondary:
Applied Econometrics
Labor Economics

The Illusion of a Wage Subsidy: Youth and South Africa's Employment Tax Incentive Goldberg, Jessica
Kuersteiner, Guido
Urzua, Sergio

Bo, Hao
240-381-7446
hbo4 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Applied Econometrics

Secondary:
Econometrics

Socially Embedded Knowledge network and the Making of Opinion Leaders: Evidence from Twitter Galiani, Sebastian
Murrell, Peter
Prucha, Ingmar

Coriale, Kenneth
919-244-4243
kcoriale [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

 

Primary:
Political Economy

Secondary:
Public Economics
Applied Microeconomics

Judicial Elections and the Merit Plan: Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard Issues in State Appellate Courts Kaplan, Ethan
Drazen, Allan
Clement, Cindy

Dalmia, Prateik
248-342-3201
pdalmia [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Behavioral and Experimental Economics

Secondary:
Industrial Organization
Political Economy

Persuasive Advertising in Conformist and Snobbish Markets Filiz-Ozbay, Emel
Ozbay, Erkut
Drazen, Allan
Vincent, Daniel

Graziano, Alejandro
202-746-1401
graziano [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

 

Primary:
International Trade
Trade Policy

Secondary:
Labor Economics

Trade Liberalization and Industrial Concentration Limão, Nuno
Lee, Eunhee
Saffie, Felipe

Jo, Karam
202-748-6959
karamjo [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Macroeconomics

Secondary:
International Trade

Defensive Innovation and Firm Growth in the U.S.: Impact of International Trade Haltiwanger, John
Limão, Nuno
Saffie, Felipe

Li, Lerong
301-219-1607
lerongli [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

 

Primary:
International Trade

Secondary:
Econometrics

Trade Policy Shocks and Consumer Prices Limão, Nuno
Lee, Eunhee
Simonovska, Ina

Luo, Sai
240-535-2650
sluo12 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Labor Economics

Secondary:
Development Economics
Applied Microeconometrics

Understanding the Racial Gaps in the Early Careers of Millennial Men Hellerstein, Judith
Goldberg, Jessica
Urzúa, Sergio

Murray, Seth
650-714-6340
murrase [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

 

Primary:
Macroeconomics

Secondary:
Labor Economics

Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity and Job Destruction Haltiwanger, John
Aruoba, Borağan
Hellerstein, Judith
Hyatt, Henry

Park, Yongjoon
240-472-8826
joon [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Industrial Organization

Secondary:
Applied Econometrics
Environmental Economics

Structural Remedies in Network Industries: An Assessment of Slot Divestitures in the American/US Airways Merger Sweeting, Andrew
Jin, Ginger
Cropper, Maureen

Tuttle, Cody
270-314-6406
ctuttle [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

 

Primary:
Public Economics

Secondary:
Political Economy
Labor Economics
Applied Microeconomics

Racial Disparities in Federal Sentencing: Evidence from Drug Mandatory Minimums Kearney, Melissa
Haltiwanger, John
Hellerstein, Judith
Kaplan, Ethan

Uribe-Castro, Mateo
301-996-7102
muribec [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Economic History

Secondary:
Development Economics
Political Economy

Caffeinated Development: Exports, Human Capital, and Structural Transformation in Colombia Wallis, John
Drazen, Allan
Kaplan, Ethan

Wang, Di
650-353-8620
diwang [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
International Finance

Secondary:
Macroeconomics
Financial Economics

Corporate-to-Sovereign Credit Risk Spillovers: Evidence from Emerging Markets Kalemli-Özcan, Şebnem
Saffie, Felipe
Shea, John

Zhao, Yi (Laura)
609-647-0623
yzhao128 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Macroeconomic, Innovation, Firm Dynamics

Secondary:
International Finance

Firm Dynamics, Demand for Skills and Productivity Growth Haltiwanger, John
Aruoba, Borağan
Shea, John
Saffie, Felipe