Coordinators

Guido Kuersteiner
Placement Director
301-405-3493
gkuerste [at] umd [dot] edu
Katharine Abraham
Placement Director
301-405-3489
kabraham [at] umd [dot] edu
Nolan Pope
Placement Director
301-405-3480
npope [at] umd [dot] edu
L. Luminita Stevens
Placement Director
301-405-3515
stevens7 [at] umd [dot] edu
Orpha Jewell
Coordinator
301-405-0931
ofjewell [at] umd [dot] edu

Candidates

Name / Contact Information Fields of Interest Job Market Paper Title References
(chairs/co-chairs in bold)
Batra, Kartikeya
(501) 502-0740
(240) 281-0723
kbatra01 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Development Economics, Political Economy

Secondary:
Applied Microeconometrics, Economic History

Long-Run Effects of Colonial Land Redistribution: Evidence from India Galiani, Sebastian
Kaplan, Ethan
Asher, Sam
Kim, Seho
(240) 302-7839
shkim33 [at] umd [dot] edu

Website
CV

Primary:
Macroeconomics, Macro-Climate, Firm Dynamics

Secondary:
Computational Economics

Optimal Carbon Taxes and Misallocation across Heterogeneous Firms

Aruoba, Borağan
Drechsel, Thomas 

Schott, Immo

Kim, Sueyoul
(240) 906-2711
shelkim [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Industrial Organization 

Secondary:
Applied Econometrics

A Structural Model of Rewards Programs in Digital Platforms: The case of the Livestreaming

Jin, Ginger
Sweeting, Andrew
Vincent, Daniel

Leccese, Mario
(240) 825-6782
leccese [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Industrial Organization

Secondary:
Applied Microeconomics, Experimental Economics

Strategic Investment in Competitors: Theory and Evidence from Technology Startups Jin, Ginger
Sweeting, Andrew
Wagman, Liad

Lee, Seungeun (Ellen)
(240) 302-9069
slee1105 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
International Finance and Macroeconomics
Dollar Invoicing and the Global Financial Cycle Kalemli-Özcan, Şebnem
De Leo, Pierre
Agarwal, Ruchir

Liu, Zhenxun
(240) 521-1312
zliu1995 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics

A Model of Confirmation Bias Filiz-Ozbay, Emel
Ozbay, Erkut
Masatlioglu, Yusufcan

Montoya-Agudelo, Alejandra
(702) 954-2424
amontoy2 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Economics of Education, Labor Economics

Secondary:
Applied Microeconometrics

The Heterogeneous Value of Four- and Two-year College Choices

Urzúa, Sergio
Kuersteiner, Guido
Pope, Nolan

Morales Lema, Catalina Belén
(240) 722-7661
cmorale5 [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Labor Economics

Secondary:
Applied Microeconometrics

More Than Just Skills: The Role of Self-Efficacy on the Path Through College Urzúa, Sergio
Hellerstein, Judith
Kuersteiner, Guido

Navarrete, Michael
(305) 215-8309
mnav [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Labor Economics, Macroeconomics
COBOLing Together UI Benefits: How Delays in Fiscal Stabilizers Affect Aggregate Consumption

Hellerstein, Judith
Haltiwanger, John
Kaplan, Ethan

Nesbit, Rachel
(980) 939-5729
rnesbit [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Labor Economics

Secondary:
Econometrics

The Role of Mandated Mental Health Treatment in the Criminal Justice System Kuersteiner, Guido
Pope, Nolan

Kearney, Melissa

Nguyen, Jacqueline
(410) 934-2461
tbnguyen [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Labor Economics

Secondary:
Applied Microeconometrics, Digital Economics, Industrial Organization

Working From Home and Mental Health During COVID-19 Urzúa, Sergio
Hellerstein, Judith
Kaplan, Ethan

Perilla Garcia, Jorge Enrique
(301) 364-8301
jperilla [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Political Economy

Secondary:
Applied Microeconomics, Public Economics

Does Power Beget Power for Radical Parties? Evidence from Municipal Council Elections Drazen, Allan
Kaplan, Ethan

Kuersteiner, Guido

Riquelme, Cristina
(240) 604-3105
riquelme [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV

Primary:
Labor Economics

Secondary:
Applied Microeconometrics

Beyond the Gate: The Effect of Grade Retention on Educational Trajectories

Urzúa, Sergio
Kearney, Melissa
Pope, Nolan

Silva, Alvaro
(240) 722-9149
asilvub [at] umd [dot] edu 
Website
CV

Primary:
International Macroeconomics

Secondary:
Macroeconomics

Inflation in Disaggregated Small Open Economies Kalemli-Özcan, Şebnem
De Leo, Pierre
Drechsel, Thomas

Yegane, Ece
(202) 957-5095
eyegane [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV 

Primary:
Microeconomic Theory, Behavioral Economics

Secondary:
Experimental Economics

Revealed Attention and Memory

Masatlioglu, Yusufcan
Ozbay, Erkut
Filiz-Ozbay, Emel

Zhou, Qiyao
(773) 219-5928
qiyaoz [at] umd [dot] edu
Website
CV 

Primary:
Development Economics, Industrial Organization, Real Estate and Urban Economics

Secondary:
Environmental Economics

Under Control? Price Ceiling, Queuing, and Misallocation: Evidence from the Housing Market in China Galiani, Sebastian
Jin, Ginger

Cropper, Maureen