Job Placement

Our department is proud of our placement record. Many of our students have gone into academia and are now teaching at leading colleges and universities. Recent graduates have taken jobs at US research schools such as Pennsylvania State University, Michigan State University, University of Colorado, Carnegie-Mellon University, Dartmouth College, University of Michigan, and the University of Wisconsin, as well as leading academic institutions in Europe, Latin America and Asia. Other graduates have taken jobs at top international and nonprofit organizations such as the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the Inter-American Development Bank; at leading government agencies such as the Federal Reserve Board of Governors; and at leading private sector companies such as Bates White and the Brattle Group.

Here is a list of our recent job placements:

2018

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Blackwood, JakeAmherst CollegeMacroeconomics
Choi, JoonkyuFederal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Goodman, LucasOffice of Tax Analysis, Department of the TreasuryPublic Finance
Guo, DiyueXiamen UniversityMacroeconomics
Hardy, BryanBank of International SettlementsInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Matsumoto, HidehikoBank of JapanInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Sanchez, CristianInstituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM)Labor Economics
Tao, XuezhenShanghai University of Finance and EconomicsIndustrial Organization
Ueda, KenOffice of the Comptroller of the CurrencyLabor Economics
Wilson, RileyBrigham Young UniversityPublic Finance
Yan, HaominFTI ConsultingMicroeconomic Theory

2017

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Caulkins, MarthaBrattle GroupResource and Environmental Economics
Espinoza Gonzalez, RicardoThe Organisation for Economic Co-operative & Development (OECD)Labor Economics
Fan, JingtingPenn StateInternational Trade
Karalashvili, NonaWorld BankInstitutional Economics
Koh, Ernest Seng YoongSwissrePolitical Economy
Kulick, RobertNERA Economic ConsultingIndustrial Organization
Leon, John JairoInter-American Development BankMacroeconomics
Li, WeiBeihang UniversityInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Ohlmacher, ScottCensusMacroeconomics
Park, JonghoKorea Development InstituteMacroeconomics
Tongue, OzlemSUNY BinghamtonBehavioral and Experimental Economics
Xu, YangXiamen UniversityInternational Trade
Yucel, EmekcanBogazici UniversityPolitical Economy
Yun, YoungjinBank of KoreaInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Zeng, YingXiamen UniversityEconometrics

2016

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Chen, YiqunCongressional Budget OfficeMacroeconomics
Goetz, ChristopherCensusLabor Economics
Jia, DunRenmin University, Hanqing Institute of Economics and FinanceMacroeconomics
Lopez Carbajal, Hector ArturoRivada NetworksMicroeconomic Theory
Morales-Jimenez, CamiloFederal Reserve BoardMacroeconomics
Moreno, DavidBank of ChileInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Quistorff, BrianMicrosoft ResearchDevelopment Economics
Rennane, StephanieRANDPublic Finance
Rodriguez Chatruc, MarisolIDBInternational Trade
Schmidt, MartinWorld BankInstitutional Economics
Utgoff, NaomiUnited States Naval AcademyMicroeconomic Theory
Van Hombeeck, Carlos EduardoBank of EnglandEconomic History
Zhou, YichenResources for the Future-Postdoc followed by Clemson UniversityResource and Environmental Economics

2015

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Carballo, JeronimoUniversity of Colorado - BoulderInternational Trade
Cuba Borda, PabloFederal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Dai, WeijiaLehigh UniversityIndustrial Organization
Decker, RyanFederal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Kreamer, JonathanFlorida State University (one year postdoc at Columbia University GSB)Macroeconomics
Lopez-Vargas, KristianUniversity of California-Santa CruzBehavioral and Experimental Economics
Palloni, GiordanoInternational Food Policy Research InstituteDevelopment Economics
Petroulakis, FilipposEuropean Central BankPublic Finance
Salas Maldonado, Jorge MiguelIMFMacroeconomics
Sarzosa Castillo, MiguelPurdue UniversityLabor Economics
Tang, LixinShanghai University School of Finance and EconomicsInternational Trade
Zhu, LingInternational Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Zou, BenMichigan State UniversityLabor Economics

2014

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Chan, Hei Sing (Ron)University of ManchesterResource and Environmental Economics
Crane, LelandFederal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Jancec, MatijaAmazonInstitutional Economics
Kaul, TaraInternational Initiative for Impact EvaluationDevelopment Economics
La Parra Perez, AlvaroWeber State UniversityEconomic History
Lu, QianCentral University of Finance and EconomicsEconomic History
Pedraza, AlvaroWorld Bank, Research Group, Finance DivisionMacroeconomics
Prada, MariaInter-American Development BankLabor Economics
Wee, Shu LinCarnegie Mellon, Tepper SchoolMacroeconomics
Yuan, HaishanUniversity of QueenslandPolitical Economy

2013

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Acharya, SushantFederal Reserve Bank of New YorkMacroeconomics
Borowitz, JeffreyGiant Oak LLCLabor Economics
Dettling, LisaFederal Reserve Board R & SLabor Economics
Finkelstein Shapiro, AlanUniversidad de Los AndesMacroeconomics
Gondo Mori, RocioCentral Bank of PeruInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Knaup, AmyIndependent ConsultantDevelopment Economics
Liu, YiyanRTI InternationalIndustrial Organization
Torul, OrhanBogazici UniversityPolitical Economy
Ture, Hatice ElifInternational Monetary FundMacroeconomics
Vamosiu, AdrianaUniversity of San DiegoIndustrial Organization
Zuccardi, IgorCentral Bank of MexicoInternational Macroeconomics and Finance

2012

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Armenta, ArmandoInvescoInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Bailey, PaulAmerican Institutes for ResearchLabor Economics
Bengui, JulienUniversity of MontrealInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Burkett, JustinWake Forest UniversityMicroeconomic Theory
Chugh, RandyU.S. Department of JusticeResource and Environmental Economics
Fendoglu, SalihCentral Bank of TurkeyMacroeconomics
Fort, TeresaDartmouth College, Tuck School of BusinessInternational Trade
Hernaiz, DanielIDBMacroeconomics
Joo, Hyun SooKorea Capital Market InstitutionInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Komatsuzaki, TakujiIMF, Fiscal Affairs DepartmentInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Mimir, YasinCentral Bank of TurkeyMacroeconomics
Moody, ErinProfessional Track Faculty, UMCPLabor Economics
Moore, TimothyGeorge Washington UniversityPublic Finance
Sbrancia, M. BelenInternational Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Sosa Padilla Araujo, CesarMcMaster UniversityInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Yamada, MasahiroPost-doc University College LondonMacroeconomics

2011

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Ben-Gurion University – PostdocMacroeconomics
RAND (Santa Monica, CA office) as Associate EconomistPublic Finance
University of Colorado BoulderMicroeconomic Theory
New York University - Postdoc followed by University of Wisconsin MadisonInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
University of Sao PabloLabor Economics
Independent ConsultantBehavioral and Experimental Economics
Postdoc University of Sao PabloDevelopment Economics
Stanford SIEPR - Postdoc followed by University of Michigan Business SchoolInternational Trade
Inter-American Development BankMacroeconomics
International Monetary FundInstitutional Economics
International Monetary FundPolitical Economy
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsEconometrics
University of Notre DameMicroeconomic Theory
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
IMPAQ InternationalPublic Finance
World BankDevelopment Economics
US Food and Drug AdministrationLabor Economics
World Bank, Young Professionals ProgramInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
University of Houston, Bauer College of Business, Department of FinanceIndustrial Organization
Central Bank of TurkeyMacroeconomics
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas CityMacroeconomics
Renmin UniversityDevelopment Economics

2010

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
World BankMacroeconomics
Bank of EnglandInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Inter-American Development BankPublic Finance
Postdoc-Robert Wood Johnson Foundation followed
by Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Labor Economics
University of Notre DameInternational Trade
Federal Trade CommissionInstitutional Economics
Ernst and YoungIndustrial Organization
BBVA - Hong KongInstitutional Economics
Korean Development InstituteDevelopment Economics
Mathematica Policy ResearchPublic Finance
University of Rhode IslandMacroeconomics
Tsinghua University - BeijingDevelopment Economics
International Monetary FundMacroeconomics
World BankDevelopment Economics
Central Bank of ChileInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Morgan State UniversityMicroeconomic Theory
Inter-American Development BankIndustrial Organization
International Monetary FundMacroeconomics

2009

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
School of Economics, University of New South WalesDevelopment Economics
Department of LaborLabor Economics
Government Accounting Office (International Division)Institutional Economics
Federal Trade CommissionIndustrial Organization
University of TilburgLabor Economics
St. Cloud State UniversityLabor Economics
Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate School of ManagementPublic Finance
Congressional Budget OfficePublic Finance
Furman UniversityEconomic History
Bates WhiteMicroeconomic Theory
World BankDevelopment Economics
London School of EconomicsInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
World BankInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Inter-American Development BankPolitical Economy
International Monetary FundDevelopment Economics
World BankInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Syracuse UniversityInternational Trade
World BankMacroeconomics
University of SherbrookeLabor Economics

2008

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
ERS GroupIndustrial Organization
University of New South WalesMacroeconomics
Bates WhiteIndustrial Organization
Inter-American Development BankInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
AVITAS, Inc.Labor Economics
World BankDevelopment Economics
New York UniversityEconometrics
Asian Development BankResource and Environmental Economics
China Center for Economic Research at Beijing UniversityInstitutional Eocnomics
College of William and MaryPublic Finance
North Carolina State UniversityLabor Economics
North Carolina State UniversityMicroeconomic Theory
Fannie MaeInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Chulalongkorn UniversityEconomic Modeling
Central University of Finance and EconomicsDevelopment Economics

2007

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Securities and Exchange CommissionMicroeconomic Theory
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Bureau of the CensusLabor Economics
Public Policy Institute of CaliforniaLabor Economics
Colgate UniversityInternational Trade
Environmental Protection AgencyResource and Environmental Economics
Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor RelationsLabor Economics
CRA InternationalMicroeconomic Theory
Conference BoardMacroeconomics
Inter-American Development BankDevelopment Economics
Inforum—University of MarylandEconomic Modeling
Mercer Human Resources ConsultingLabor Economics
University of HoustonPublic Finance
Conference BoardInternational Trade
IMPAQ International LLCLabor Economics
Kazakhstan National Oil and Gas CompanyInstitutional Economics
Aarhus UniversityLabor Economics
Cornell University, Public PolicyPublic Finance
Vassar CollegeDevelopment Economics
Ernst and YoungMicroeconomic Theory
University of NavarraPublic Finance
Syracuse UniversityPublic Finance
PricewaterhouseCoopersIndustrial Organization
Colby CollegeInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Indiana University-Purdue University IndianapolisLabor Economics

2006

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Central Bank of MexicoPolitical Economy
Inter-American Development BankInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Escuela Superior Politecnico del Litoral, EcuadorInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Congressional Budget OfficeMacroeconomics
Congressional Budget OfficeLabor Economics
Congressional Budget OfficeInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Rochester Institute of TechnologyLabor Economics
IDEA International InstituteDevelopment Economics
Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityIndustrial Organization
Bureau of the CensusLabor Economics
University of Alabama at BirminghamPublic Finance
Comptroller of the CurrencyLabor Economics
Fordham UniversityInternational Trade
University of North Carolina at GreensboroPublic Finance
Bank of KoreaPublic Finance
American Enterprise InstituteEconometrics
Brazilian Institute for Applied Economics ResearchPublic Finance
Johann Wolfgang Goethe UniversityEconometrics
World BankMacroeconomics
Watson WyattPublic Finance
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
European Bank for Reconstruction and DevelopmentMacroeconomics
University of MissouriInternational Trade
EERC-Kyiv Moyla Academy (Ukraine)Institutional Economics
Corporate Executive BoardIndustrial Organization
Bates WhiteLabor Economics
Congressional Budget OfficeLabor Economics
Transcambio and Transactions, S.A.,Political Economy
PricewaterhouseCoopersLabor Economics
University of California, MercedLabor Economics

2005

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Bogazici University, TurkeyInstitutional Economics
Bank of EnglandMacroeconomics
Universidad Carlos III de MadridLabor Economics
Fannie MaeIndustrial Organization
Central European University/Ctrl. Bank of HungaryMacroeconomics
Welch ConsultingMacroeconomics
Catholic University of PeruLabor Economics
Central European UniversityInstitutional Economics
American University of CairoInstitutional Economics
Central European UniversityInstitutional Economics
Congressional Budget OfficeMacroeconomics
World BankPolitical Economy
World BankMacroeconomics
American Enterprise InstituteEconometrics
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
University of California, IrvineMacroeconomics
Indiana University - PostdocMicroeconomic Theory
Freddie MacInstitutional Economics
Corporate Executive BoardIndustrial Organization
Lahore School of Economics (Pakistan)Development Economics
Brandeis UniversityInternational Trade
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance