Graduate Placement, 2021/22

Prof. Johannes Hörner
Placement Officer
Tel: 203-432-5352
johannes.horner@yale.edu
Prof. Giuseppe Moscarini
Placement Officer
Tel: 203-432-3596
giuseppe.moscarini@yale.edu
Pamela O’Donnell
Placement Administrator
Tel: 203-432-3575
pamela.odonnell@yale.edu

Ph.D. Job Market Candidates


Nathan

Barker


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on the Microeconomics of Structural Transformation in Ghana”
Areas of Concentration: Development Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics
References: Mark Rosenzweig, Christopher Udry, Mushfiq Mobarak, Dean Karlan
Email: nathan.barker@yale.edu

Paula

Calvo


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Family Economics”
Areas of Concentration: Labor Economics, Family Economics
References: Costas Meghir, Joseph Altonji, Ilse Lindenlaub, Cormac O'Dea
Email: paula.calvo@yale.edu

John

Finlay


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on International Trade and Spatial Economics”
Areas of Concentration: International Trade, Macroeconomics, Spatial Economics, Applied Econometrics
References: Michael Peters, Samuel Kortum, Lorenzo Caliendo
Email: robert.finlay@yale.edu

Jonathan

Hawkins-Pierot


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in the Industrial Organization of Regulatory Policy”
Areas of Concentration: Industrial Organization, Development Economics
References: Nicholas Ryan, Steven Berry, Rohini Pande, Evangelia Chalioti
Email: jonathan.hawkins@yale.edu

Jian Xin

Heng


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Network Economics”
Areas of Concentration: Applied Microeconomics, Industrial Organization, Econometrics
References: Steven Berry, Larry Samuelson, Ed Vytlacil
Email: jianxin.heng@yale.edu

Koohyun

Kwon


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Inference for Nonparametric Regression Models”
Areas of Concentration: Econometrics
References: Donald Andrews, Yuichi Kitamura, Timothy Armstrong
Email: koohyun.kwon@yale.edu

Weicheng

Min


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Information Economics”
Areas of Concentration: Microeconomic Theory, Behavioral Economics
References: Larry Samuelson, Johannes Hörner, Florian Ederer
Email: weicheng.min@yale.edu

Ahyan

Panjwani


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Underwater: The Effect of Federal Policies on Households’ Exposure to Climate Change Risk”
Areas of Concentration: Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Development Economics, Real Estate
References: John Geanakoplos, Atif Mian, Eduardo Davila
Email: ahyan.panjwani@yale.edu

Luca

Perdoni


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Discrimination and Spatial Inequality”
Areas of Concentration: Labor Economics, Public Economics
References: Joseph Altonji, John Eric Humphries, Cormac O'Dea, Ilse Lindenlaub
Email: luca.perdoni@yale.edu

Jaehee

Song


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Housing Supply Regulations”
Areas of Concentration: Public Economics, Industrial Organization, Urban Economics
References: Steven Berry, John Eric Humphries, Costas Meghir
Email: jaehee.song@yale.edu

Joao Paulo

Valente


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Behavioral Finance and Asset Pricing”
Areas of Concentration: Asset Pricing, Behavioral Finance, International Finance
References: Nicholas Barberis, Stefano Giglio, Zhen Huo
Email: joaopaulo.valente@yale.edu

Johannes

Wiedemann


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Political Economy”
Areas of Concentration: Political Economy, Development Economics
References: Giovanni Maggi, Frances McCall Rosenbluth, Susan Rose-Ackerman, Ebonya Washington
Email: johannes.wiedemann@yale.edu

Kohei

Yata


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Econometric Methods for Policy Choice and Policy Evaluation”
Areas of Concentration: Econometrics, Applied Microeconometrics, Machine Learning, Marketing
References: Yuichi Kitamura, Timothy Armstrong, Yusuke Narita
Email: kohei.yata@yale.edu

Postdoctorate Job Market Candidates


Sun Lee

Sun Kyoung

Lee


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Job Market Paper: “When Cities Grow: Urban Planning and Segregation in the Prewar US”
Areas of Concentration: Urban Economics, Economic History, Machine Learning/Big Data
References: Naomi Lamoreaux, Brendan O’Flaherty, Paul Rhode, Suresh Naidu
Email: sunkyoung.lee@yale.edu