Ph.D. Candidates Seeking Employment: 2017-2018

The faculty of the Boston College Department of Economics are pleased to offer the following job candidates for your consideration. Full details on their fields of expertise, dissertation research, and doctoral committee are presented in the linked pages.

Please contact any candidate's advisor or the Placement Director, Prof. Fabio Schiantarelli, for additional information regarding any of our job candidates. You may also reference contact information for each of our faculty members.

Name Fields CV Job Market Paper References
Nicholas Diebel Empirical Industrial Organization, Health Download Welfare Effects of Using Hospital Rate Setting as an Alternative to Bargaining Julie Mortimer
Michael Grubb
Richard Sweeney
Krastina Dzhambova International Macroeconomics and Finance, Applied Macroeconomics Download When it rains, it pours: fiscal policy, credit constraints and business cycles in emerging and developed economies
Peter Ireland
Christopher Baum
Fabio Ghironi (University of Washington)
Mehmet Ezer Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, Applied Econometrics, Banking Download Effectiveness of Macroprudential Policy on Bank Risk Peter Ireland
Christopher Baum
Zhijie Xiao
Marco Ghiani Applied Health Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Economics of Education Download Is School Bullying Contagious?
Claudia Olivetti
Christopher Baum
Summer Hawkins
Jinyong Jeong Matching and Mechanism Design, Microeconomics, Game Theory, Transportation Economics Download Matching with Priorities and Property Rights: An Application to a Parking Space Assignment Problem Tayfun Sönmez
M. Utku Ünver
M. Bumin Yenmez
Marvin Kraus
Deeksha Kale Applied Macroeconomics, Banking and Finance, Economic Growth Download Could Directed Lending Programs Hurt Small Businesses? Evidence from India Fabio Schiantarelli
Susanto Basu
Anant Nyshadham
Christopher Baum
John E. Lindner Public Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics Download
Biased Beliefs and Job Search: Implications for Optimal Unemployment Insurance
Christopher Baum
Matthew Rutledge
Richard Tresch
Jacob Penglase Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics Download Child Fostering and Intrahousehold Inequality Arthur Lewbel
S Anukriti
Donald Cox
Lauren Hoehn Velasco Labor, Health, and Public Download The Long-term Impact of Public Health Measures Targeting Children
Claudia Olivetti
Robert Margo (Boston University)
S Anukriti
Ekin Elcin Watson International Macroeconomics and Finance, Monetary Economics and Applied Econometrics Download The Effects of Fiscal Policies on Business Cycle Synchronization in the Euro Area Peter Ireland
Fabio Ghironi (University of Washington)
Georg Strasser (European Central Bank)
Solvejg A. Wewel Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics, Family Economics Download Heterogeneity in Consumption Gains from Living Together as a Couple Arthur Lewbel
Stefan Hoderlein
S Anukriti
Penglong Zhang International Trade, Applied Microeconomics, Economic Geography, Household Finance Download Home-Biased Gravity: The Role of Migrant Tastes in International Trade James Anderson
Arthur Lewbel
Zhijie Xiao
Ben Li