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:

2017

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Brattle GroupResource and Environmental Economics
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)Labor Economics
Pennsylvania State UniversityInternational Trade
NERA Economic ConsultingIndustrial Organization
Inter-American Development BankMacroeconomics and International Finance
Beihang UniversityInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Korea Development InstituteMacroeconomics
SUNY BinghamtonBehavioral and Experimental Economics
Xiamen UniversityInternational Trade
Bogazici UniversityPolitical Economy
Xiamen UniversityEconometrics

2016

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Congressional Budget OfficeMacroeconomics
Bureau of the CensusLabor Economics
Renmin University, Hanqing Institute of Economics and FinanceMacroeconomics
Rivada NetworksMicroeconomic Theory
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Bank of ChileInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Microsoft ResearchDevelopment Economics
RANDPublic Finance
Inter-American Development Bank Research GroupInternational Trade
World BankInstitutional Economics
University of SingaporeLabor Economics
Bank of EnglandEconomic History
Bates WhiteMacroeconomics
Resources for the Future - Postdoc followed by Clemson UniversityResource and Environmental Economics

2015

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
University of Colorado at BoulderInternational Trade
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Lehigh UniversityIndustrial Organization
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
Columbia GSB - Postdoc followed by Florida State UniversityMacroeconomics
University of California Santa CruzBehavioral and Experimental Economics
International Food Policy Research InstituteDevelopment Economics
European Central BankPublic Finance
International Monetary FundMacroeconomics
Purdue UniversityLabor Economics
Shanghai University of Finance and EconomicsInternational Trade
United States Naval AcademyMicroeconomic Theory
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Michigan State UniversityLabor Economics

2014

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
University of ManchesterResource and Environmental Economics
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsMacroeconomics
International Food Policy Research InstituteInternational Trade
AmazonInstitutional Economics
International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie)Development Economics
Weber State UniversityEconomic History
Central University of Finance and EconomicsEconomic History
World Bank, Research Group, Finance DivisionMacroeconomics
Inter-American Development BankLabor Economics
Carnegie Mellon UniversityMacroeconomics
University of QueenslandPolitical Economy

2013

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkMacroeconomics
U.S. Treasury Office of Financial ResearchIndustrial Organization
Giant Oak LLCLabor Economics
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsLabor Economics
Universidad de Los AndesMacroeconomics
RTI InternationalIndustrial Organization
Bogazici UniversityPolitical Economy
International Monetary FundMacroeconomics
University of San DiegoIndustrial Organization
Central Bank of MexicoInternational Macroeconomics and Finance

2012

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Texas Tech UniversityMacroeconomics
InvescoInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
American Institute for ResearchLabor Economics
Department of the TreasuryIndustrial Organization
University of MontrealMacroeconomics
Wake Forest UniversityMicroeconomic Theory
Department of JusticeResource and Environmental Economics
BlackRock Asset Management (London,UK)International Macroeconomics and Finance
Central Bank of TurkeyMacroeconomics
Dartmouth College, Tuck School of BusinessInternational Trade
Korea Capital Market InstitutionInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
Independent ConsultantDevelopment Economics
Federal Reserve Board of GovernorsIndustrial Organization
Central Bank of TurkeyMacroeconomics
UMCP Professional Track FacultyLabor Economics
George Washington UniversityPublic Finance
EMCPolitical Economy
International Monetary FundInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
McMaster UniversityInternational Macroeconomics and Finance
World BankDevelopment Economics
Postdoc - 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