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, Jake Amherst College Macroeconomics
Choi, Joonkyu Federal Reserve Board of Governors Macroeconomics
Goodman, Lucas Office of Tax Analysis, Department of the Treasury Public Finance
Guo, Diyue Xiamen University Macroeconomics
Hardy, Bryan Bank of International Settlements International Macroeconomics and Finance
Matsumoto, Hidehiko Bank of Japan International Macroeconomics and Finance
Sanchez, Cristian Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM) Labor Economics
Tao, Xuezhen Shanghai University of Finance and Economics Industrial Organization
Ueda, Ken Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Labor Economics
Wilson, Riley Brigham Young University Public Finance
Yan, Haomin FTI Consulting Microeconomic Theory

2017

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Caulkins, Martha Brattle Group Resource and Environmental Economics
Espinoza Gonzalez, Ricardo The Organisation for Economic Co-operative & Development (OECD) Labor Economics
Fan, Jingting Penn State International Trade
Karalashvili, Nona World Bank Institutional Economics
Koh, Ernest Seng Yoong Swissre Political Economy
Kulick, Robert NERA Economic Consulting Industrial Organization
Leon, John Jairo Inter-American Development Bank Macroeconomics
Li, Wei Beihang University International Macroeconomics and Finance
Ohlmacher, Scott Census Macroeconomics
Park, Jongho Korea Development Institute Macroeconomics
Tongue, Ozlem SUNY Binghamton Behavioral and Experimental Economics
Xu, Yang Xiamen University International Trade
Yucel, Emekcan Bogazici University Political Economy
Yun, Youngjin Bank of Korea International Macroeconomics and Finance
Zeng, Ying Xiamen University Econometrics

2016

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Chen, Yiqun Congressional Budget Office Macroeconomics
Goetz, Christopher Census Labor Economics
Jia, Dun Renmin University, Hanqing Institute of Economics and Finance Macroeconomics
Lopez Carbajal, Hector Arturo Rivada Networks Microeconomic Theory
Morales-Jimenez, Camilo Federal Reserve Board Macroeconomics
Moreno, David Bank of Chile International Macroeconomics and Finance
Quistorff, Brian Microsoft Research Development Economics
Rennane, Stephanie RAND Public Finance
Rodriguez Chatruc, Marisol IDB International Trade
Schmidt, Martin World Bank Institutional Economics
Utgoff, Naomi United States Naval Academy Microeconomic Theory
Van Hombeeck, Carlos Eduardo Bank of England Economic History
Zhou, Yichen Resources for the Future-Postdoc followed by Clemson University Resource and Environmental Economics

2015

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Carballo, Jeronimo University of Colorado - Boulder International Trade
Cuba Borda, Pablo Federal Reserve Board of Governors Macroeconomics
Dai, Weijia Lehigh University Industrial Organization
Decker, Ryan Federal Reserve Board of Governors Macroeconomics
Kreamer, Jonathan Florida State University (one year postdoc at Columbia University GSB) Macroeconomics
Lopez-Vargas, Kristian University of California-Santa Cruz Behavioral and Experimental Economics
Palloni, Giordano International Food Policy Research Institute Development Economics
Petroulakis, Filippos European Central Bank Public Finance
Salas Maldonado, Jorge Miguel IMF Macroeconomics
Sarzosa Castillo, Miguel Purdue University Labor Economics
Tang, Lixin Shanghai University School of Finance and Economics International Trade
Zhu, Ling International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
Zou, Ben Michigan State University Labor Economics

2014

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Chan, Hei Sing (Ron) University of Manchester Resource and Environmental Economics
Crane, Leland Federal Reserve Board of Governors Macroeconomics
Jancec, Matija Amazon Institutional Economics
Kaul, Tara International Initiative for Impact Evaluation Development Economics
La Parra Perez, Alvaro Weber State University Economic History
Lu, Qian Central University of Finance and Economics Economic History
Pedraza, Alvaro World Bank, Research Group, Finance Division Macroeconomics
Prada, Maria Inter-American Development Bank Labor Economics
Wee, Shu Lin Carnegie Mellon, Tepper School Macroeconomics
Yuan, Haishan University of Queensland Political Economy

2013

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Acharya, Sushant Federal Reserve Bank of New York Macroeconomics
Borowitz, Jeffrey Giant Oak LLC Labor Economics
Dettling, Lisa Federal Reserve Board R & S Labor Economics
Finkelstein Shapiro, Alan Universidad de Los Andes Macroeconomics
Gondo Mori, Rocio Central Bank of Peru International Macroeconomics and Finance
Knaup, Amy Independent Consultant Development Economics
Liu, Yiyan RTI International Industrial Organization
Torul, Orhan Bogazici University Political Economy
Ture, Hatice Elif International Monetary Fund Macroeconomics
Vamosiu, Adriana University of San Diego Industrial Organization
Zuccardi, Igor Central Bank of Mexico International Macroeconomics and Finance

2012

Name
Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Armenta, Armando Invesco International Macroeconomics and Finance
Bailey, Paul American Institutes for Research Labor Economics
Bengui, Julien University of Montreal International Macroeconomics and Finance
Burkett, Justin Wake Forest University Microeconomic Theory
Chugh, Randy U.S. Department of Justice Resource and Environmental Economics
Fendoglu, Salih Central Bank of Turkey Macroeconomics
Fort, Teresa Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business International Trade
Hernaiz, Daniel IDB Macroeconomics
Joo, Hyun Soo Korea Capital Market Institution International Macroeconomics and Finance
Komatsuzaki, Takuji IMF, Fiscal Affairs Department International Macroeconomics and Finance
Mimir, Yasin Central Bank of Turkey Macroeconomics
Moody, Erin Professional Track Faculty, UMCP Labor Economics
Moore, Timothy George Washington University Public Finance
Sbrancia, M. Belen International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
Sosa Padilla Araujo, Cesar McMaster University International Macroeconomics and Finance
Yamada, Masahiro Post-doc University College London Macroeconomics

2011

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Ben-Gurion University – Postdoc Macroeconomics
RAND (Santa Monica, CA office) as Associate Economist Public Finance
University of Colorado Boulder Microeconomic Theory
New York University - Postdoc followed by University of Wisconsin Madison International Macroeconomics and Finance
University of Sao Pablo Labor Economics
Independent Consultant Behavioral and Experimental Economics
Postdoc University of Sao Pablo Development Economics
Stanford SIEPR - Postdoc followed by University of Michigan Business School International Trade
Inter-American Development Bank Macroeconomics
International Monetary Fund Institutional Economics
International Monetary Fund Political Economy
Federal Reserve Board of Governors Econometrics
University of Notre Dame Microeconomic Theory
International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
IMPAQ International Public Finance
World Bank Development Economics
US Food and Drug Administration Labor Economics
World Bank, Young Professionals Program International Macroeconomics and Finance
University of Houston, Bauer College of Business, Department of Finance Industrial Organization
Central Bank of Turkey Macroeconomics
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Macroeconomics
Renmin University Development Economics

2010

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
World Bank Macroeconomics
Bank of England International Macroeconomics and Finance
Inter-American Development Bank Public Finance
Postdoc-Robert Wood Johnson Foundation followed
by Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Labor Economics
University of Notre Dame International Trade
Federal Trade Commission Institutional Economics
Ernst and Young Industrial Organization
BBVA - Hong Kong Institutional Economics
Korean Development Institute Development Economics
Mathematica Policy Research Public Finance
University of Rhode Island Macroeconomics
Tsinghua University - Beijing Development Economics
International Monetary Fund Macroeconomics
World Bank Development Economics
Central Bank of Chile International Macroeconomics and Finance
International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
Morgan State University Microeconomic Theory
Inter-American Development Bank Industrial Organization
International Monetary Fund Macroeconomics

2009

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
School of Economics, University of New South Wales Development Economics
Department of Labor Labor Economics
Government Accounting Office (International Division) Institutional Economics
Federal Trade Commission Industrial Organization
University of Tilburg Labor Economics
St. Cloud State University Labor Economics
Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate School of Management Public Finance
Congressional Budget Office Public Finance
Furman University Economic History
Bates White Microeconomic Theory
World Bank Development Economics
London School of Economics International Macroeconomics and Finance
World Bank International Macroeconomics and Finance
Inter-American Development Bank Political Economy
International Monetary Fund Development Economics
World Bank International Macroeconomics and Finance
Syracuse University International Trade
World Bank Macroeconomics
University of Sherbrooke Labor Economics

2008

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
ERS Group Industrial Organization
University of New South Wales Macroeconomics
Bates White Industrial Organization
Inter-American Development Bank International Macroeconomics and Finance
AVITAS, Inc. Labor Economics
World Bank Development Economics
New York University Econometrics
Asian Development Bank Resource and Environmental Economics
China Center for Economic Research at Beijing University Institutional Eocnomics
College of William and Mary Public Finance
North Carolina State University Labor Economics
North Carolina State University Microeconomic Theory
Fannie Mae International Macroeconomics and Finance
Chulalongkorn University Economic Modeling
Central University of Finance and Economics Development Economics

2007

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Securities and Exchange Commission Microeconomic Theory
International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
Bureau of the Census Labor Economics
Public Policy Institute of California Labor Economics
Colgate University International Trade
Environmental Protection Agency Resource and Environmental Economics
Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations Labor Economics
CRA International Microeconomic Theory
Conference Board Macroeconomics
Inter-American Development Bank Development Economics
Inforum—University of Maryland Economic Modeling
Mercer Human Resources Consulting Labor Economics
University of Houston Public Finance
Conference Board International Trade
IMPAQ International LLC Labor Economics
Kazakhstan National Oil and Gas Company Institutional Economics
Aarhus University Labor Economics
Cornell University, Public Policy Public Finance
Vassar College Development Economics
Ernst and Young Microeconomic Theory
University of Navarra Public Finance
Syracuse University Public Finance
PricewaterhouseCoopers Industrial Organization
Colby College International Macroeconomics and Finance
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Labor Economics

2006

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Central Bank of Mexico Political Economy
Inter-American Development Bank International Macroeconomics and Finance
Escuela Superior Politecnico del Litoral, Ecuador International Macroeconomics and Finance
International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance
Congressional Budget Office Macroeconomics
Congressional Budget Office Labor Economics
Congressional Budget Office International Macroeconomics and Finance
Rochester Institute of Technology Labor Economics
IDEA International Institute Development Economics
Shanghai Jiao Tong University Industrial Organization
Bureau of the Census Labor Economics
University of Alabama at Birmingham Public Finance
Comptroller of the Currency Labor Economics
Fordham University International Trade
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Public Finance
Bank of Korea Public Finance
American Enterprise Institute Econometrics
Brazilian Institute for Applied Economics Research Public Finance
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Econometrics
World Bank Macroeconomics
Watson Wyatt Public Finance
Federal Reserve Board of Governors Macroeconomics
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Macroeconomics
University of Missouri International Trade
EERC-Kyiv Moyla Academy (Ukraine) Institutional Economics
Corporate Executive Board Industrial Organization
Bates White Labor Economics
Congressional Budget Office Labor Economics
Transcambio and Transactions, S.A., Political Economy
PricewaterhouseCoopers Labor Economics
University of California, Merced Labor Economics

2005

Job Placement
Student's Area of Concentration
Bogazici University, Turkey Institutional Economics
Bank of England Macroeconomics
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid Labor Economics
Fannie Mae Industrial Organization
Central European University/Ctrl. Bank of Hungary Macroeconomics
Welch Consulting Macroeconomics
Catholic University of Peru Labor Economics
Central European University Institutional Economics
American University of Cairo Institutional Economics
Central European University Institutional Economics
Congressional Budget Office Macroeconomics
World Bank Political Economy
World Bank Macroeconomics
American Enterprise Institute Econometrics
Federal Reserve Board of Governors Macroeconomics
University of California, Irvine Macroeconomics
Indiana University - Postdoc Microeconomic Theory
Freddie Mac Institutional Economics
Corporate Executive Board Industrial Organization
Lahore School of Economics (Pakistan) Development Economics
Brandeis University International Trade
International Monetary Fund International Macroeconomics and Finance