Job Market Candidates and Placement


Job Market Committee                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Placement Chair:  Navin Kartik   Ph: 212-854-3926                           

Committee Members:     Andrea Prat  Ph: 212-854-3401, Pietro Ortoleva  Ph: 212-854-1025                       

Placement Assistant:  Amy Devine  Ph: 212-854-6881

CV Packet


2015-2016 Candidates                                                                                 

CandidateField(s)Job Market PaperSponsor(s)
Elliott AshPolitical Economy, Law and Economics, Applied Microeconomics

The political economy of tax laws in the U.S. states

W. Bentley MacLeod

Matthieu Bellon

International TradeFirm Reallocations and the Dynamics of the Wage Distribution Following Trade Liberalizations Donald Davis
Sergey KolbinMacroeconomicsPrecision of Communication in Coordination Games of Regime Change

Michael Woodford

Shaowen LuoMacroeconomicsPropagation of Financial Shocks in an Input-Output Economy with Trade and Financial Linkages of Firms

Ricardo Reis

Richard Clarida

Carlos Montes-GaldonMacroeconomicsEstimating Volatility ShocksMartin Uribe
Patricia Navarro-PalauDevelopment, Applied MicroeconomicsEffects of Differentiated School Vouchers: Evidence Using Policy Changes and Date of Birth Cutoff

Miguel Urquiola

Cristian Pop-Eleches

Paul PiveteauInternational Trade, Industrial OrganizationAn Empirical Dynamic Model of Trade with Consumer AccumulationDavid Weinstein
Evan PlousDevelopment, Environmental, Public FinanceThe Buck Stops Where? Federalism and Investment in Public Utilities: Evidence from the Brazilian Water and Sanitation SectorMiguel Urquiola
Samer ShoushaMacroeconomics and International FinanceMacroeconomic Effects of Commodity Booms and Busts: The Role of Financial FrictionsMartin Uribe
Ilton SoaresIndustrial Organization, Energy Economics, EconometricsMergers under Exclusive Dealing: An Empirical Analysis of the Fuel Industry

Michael Riordan

Katherine Ho

Meiping SunUrban and Applied Micro EconomicsUnexpected Crowd-Funding on the Hudson: Why Riders Are Lending Their Subway Authority $150 Million More Interest-Free?Brendan O'Flaherty
Savitar SundaresanMacroeconomics, FinanceEmergency Preparedness: Rare Events and the Insidious Persistence of Uncertainty

Ricardo Reis

Daniel VillarMacroeconomicsThe Skewness of the Price Change Distribution: A New Touchstone for Sticky Price Models

Emi Nakamura

Jon Steinsson

Xing XiaLabor Economics, Public Economics, Industry OrganizationWhat Explains the Rise of For-profit Universities? Evidence from Dental Assistant ProgramsW. Bentley MacLeod

Economics Placement History

2014-2015 Placement

2013-2014 Placement

2012-2013 Placement

2011-2012 Placement

2010-2011 Placement


2015-2016 Job Market Students in Sustainable Development