Graduate Placement, 2020/21

Prof. Joseph Altonji
Placement Officer
Tel: 203-432-6285
joseph.altonji@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


Daisuke

Adachi


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Automation and Globalization”
Areas of Concentration: International Trade, Labor Economics
References: Costas Arkolakis, Lorenzo Caliendo, Peter Schott
Email: daisuke.adachi@yale.edu

Marianne

Bernatzky Koehli


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Labor Economics”
Areas of Concentration: Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics
References: Costas Meghir, Joseph Altonji, Ilse Lindenlaub
Email: marianne.bernatzkykohli@yale.edu

Luis

Carvalho Monteiro


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Macroeconomics”
Areas of Concentration: Macroeconomics
References: Giuseppe Moscarini, Zhen Huo, John Tang
Email: luisfabiano.carvalhomonteiro@yale.edu

Chuan

Du


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Collateral requirements in central bank lending”
Areas of Concentration: Macroeconomics, Banking and Monetary Economics, General Equilibrium Theory
References: John Geanakoplos, Stefano Giglio, William English, David Miles
Email: chuan.du@yale.edu

Eduardo

Fraga


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in International Trade”
Areas of Concentration: International Trade, Development Economics
References: Costas Arkolakis, Samuel Kortum, Ana Fieler, Lorenzo Caliendo
Email: eduardo.fraga@yale.edu

Marcos Ribeiro

Frazao


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Geography and Firm Dynamics”
Areas of Concentration: International Trade, Macroeconomics
References: Samuel Kortum, Costas Arkolakis, Michael Peters
Email: marcos.frazao@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

Soonwoo

Kwon


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Robust Methods in Econometrics”
Areas of Concentration: Econometrics, Applied Econometrics
References: Donald Andrews, Timothy Armstrong, Xiaohong Chen
Email: soonwoo.kwon@yale.edu

Ming

Li


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Panel and Network Modeling”
Areas of Concentration: Econometrics, Industrial Organization, Economics of Networks
References: Donald Andrews, Yuichi Kitamura, Steven Berry, Fabrizio Zilibotti
Email: ming.li@yale.edu

Xiangliang

Li


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Game and Economic Theory”
Areas of Concentration: Game Theory (Cooperative and Noncooperative), Mechanism Design, International Trade
References: Larry Samuelson, Costas Arkolakis, Xiaohong Chen
Email: xiangliang.li@yale.edu

Martin

Mattsson


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on the Effects of Institutional Change”
Areas of Concentration: Development Economics, Political Economy, Public Economics
References: Mushfiq Mobarak, Rohini Pande, Mark Rosenzweig, Michael Boozer
Email: martin.mattsson@yale.edu

Yujie

Qian


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Strategic Information Transmission”
Areas of Concentration: Microeconomic Theory, Behavioral Economics, Political Economy
References: Dirk Bergemann, Larry Samuelson, Marina Halac, Philipp Strack
Email: yujie.qian@yale.edu

Soumitra

Shukla


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Rookie Market: Unpacking the Black Box of Firm-Worker Matching”
Areas of Concentration: Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics
References: Joseph Altonji, Costas Meghir, John Eric Humphries
Email: soumitra.shukla@yale.edu

Oscar

Soler Sanchez


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on competition in healthcare markets”
Areas of Concentration: Industrial Organization, Health Economics, Econometrics
References: Steven Berry, Philip Haile, Jason Abaluck
Email: oscar.solersanchez@yale.edu

Suk Joon

Son


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Industrial Organization and Economics of Education”
Areas of Concentration: Industrial Organization, Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Applied Market Design
References: Steven Berry, Philip Haile, Yusuke Narita
Email: sukjoon.son@yale.edu

Thi Hai Yen

Tran


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in the Economics of Healthcare Payment Systems”
Areas of Concentration: Industrial Organization, Health Economics
References: Steven Berry, Jason Abaluck, Philip Haile
Email: yen.tran@yale.edu

Yuzhou

Wang


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Education Markets from the Perspective of Industrial Organization”
Areas of Concentration: Industrial Organization, Labor/Education Economics
References: Steven Berry, Philip Haile, Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez, Yusuke Narita
Email: yuzhou.wang@yale.edu

Lucas

Zavala


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Competition in Global Value Chains”
Areas of Concentration: International Trade, Development Economics
References: Peter Schott, Lorenzo Caliendo, Samuel Kortum, Michael Peters
Email: lucas.zavala@yale.edu

Ge

Zhang


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Industrial Organization”
Areas of Concentration: Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Public Economics
References: Steven Berry, Philip Haile, Ying Fan
Email: ge.zhang@yale.edu

Postdoctorate Job Market Candidates


Zack

Barnett-Howell


CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Job Market Paper: “No Small Potatoes: Agricultural Risk and Investment under Uncertainty”
Areas of Concentration: Applied Microeconomics, Development Economics, Political Economy
References: Mushfiq Mobarak, Daniel Phaneuf, Jeremy Foltz, Alexander Tahk
Email: zachary.barnett-howell@yale.edu

Paula

Lopez-Pena


CV and Dissertation Abstract
CV and Dissertation Abstract
Personal Website
Job Market Paper: “Managing the second shift: The impact of noncognitive skills on female entrepreneurs’ time allocation and mental health”
Areas of Concentration: Development Economics, Health Economics, Labor Economics
References: Mushfiq Mobarak, Christopher Woodruff, Anandi Mani, James Fenske
Email: paula.lopez-pena@yale.edu