Job Market Candidates 2016-2017

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Andrew Sweeting
Placement Director
301-405-8325
sweeting@econ.umd.edu
Felipe Saffie
Placement Director
301-405-3490
saffie@econ.umd.edu
Luminita Stevens
Placement Director
301-405-3515
stevens@econ.umd.edu
Amanda Statland
Coordinator
301-405-3514
statland@econ.umd.edu
Name / Phone
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Fields of InterestJob Market Paper TitleReferences
(chairs/co-chairs in bold)
Caulkins, Martha
434-907-1905
website email
Primary:
Environmental Economics

Secondary:
Industrial Organization,
Applied Microeconometrics
Understanding Why Discrete Choice and
Hedonic Models Yield Different Results:
A Comparison of Approaches in the
Context of Urban Amenities
Cropper, Maureen 
Sweeting, Andrew
Urzua, Sergio
Espinoza, Ricardo
202-286-6872
website email
Primary:
Labor Economics

Secondary:
Industrial Organization,
Applied Microeconometrics
Loans for College: Strategic Pricing and ExternalitiesUrzua, Sergio
Jin, Ginger
Lee, Sooyhung
Fan, Jingting
571-366-0648
website email
Primary:
International Trade

Secondary:
Macroeconomics
Urban Economics
Talent, Geography, and Offshore R&DLimao, Nuno
Kalemli-Ozcan, Sebnem
Shea, John
Kulick, Robert
913-209-4502
website email
Primary:
Industrial Organization

Secondary:
Applied Microeconomic Theory,
Law and Economics
Horizontal Mergers, Prices and ProductivityHaltiwanger, John
Sweeting, Andrew 
Jin, Ginger
Leon-Diaz, John
202-230-8537
website email
Primary:
Macroeconomics,
International Finance

Secondary:
Computational Economics
Financial Shocks and Investment Recovery
in a Model of Customer Markets
Aruoba, Boragan
Shea, John
Saffie, Felipe
Li, Wei (Tony)
404-354-4971
website email
Primary:
International Finance

Secondary:
Macroeconomics,
Computational Economics
The Impact of Foreign Bank Deregulation in
China: Evidence from Manufacturing Firms
Kalemli-Ozcan, Sebnem
Kaplan, Ethan
Shea, John 
Park, Jongho
301-693-6779
website email
Primary:
Macroeconomics

Secondary:
International Finance,
Corporate Finance
Uncertainty Shocks, Equity Financing,
and Business Cycle Amplification
Shea, John
Kalemli-Ozcan, Sebnem
Saffie, Felipe
Tonguc, Ozlem
301-820-0206
website email
Primary:
Behavioral Economics,
Experimental Economics

Secondary:
Political Economy
Vote Buying: Cash or Promises?
Theory and Experiments
Ozbay, Erkut 
Filiz-Ozbay, Emel
Drazen, Allan
Xu, Yang
240-447-3463
website email
Primary:
International Trade

Secondary:
Macroeconomics,
Development Economics
Structural Change and Skill Premium
in a Quantitative Model of Trade
Limao, Nuno
Saffie, Felipe
Opromolla, Luca David
Yucel, Emekcan
301-693-8814
website email
Primary:
Political Economy

Secondary:
Macroeconomics
Third Party Voting: Vote One’s Heart
or One's Mind?
Drazen, Allan
Kaplan, Ethan
Ozbay, Erkut
Zeng, Ying
301-538-4388
website email
Primary:
Applied Econometrics

Secondary:
Labor Economics,
Public Economics
Do Peers Matter for Children’s Academic
Performance? Evidence from Project STAR
Kuersteiner, Guido
Prucha, Ingmar
Chao, John