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2023-2024 PhD Job Market Candidates

We are pleased to present our current job market candidates. As a group, they have much experience in presenting and publishing their research and in teaching.

Please feel free to review each candidate’s personal webpage by clicking on the link below. You may contact the candidates directly via email, or contact the Graduate Economics Program Director for more information about the candidates.

NameJob Market Paper TitleWebsiteFieldsAdvisor(s)
Kyoungin ChoeThe Informational Role of Trading Volume in Thinly Traded Options MarketsVisit WebsiteAgricultural EconomicsBarry Goodwin
Timothy ChoiEducational Impacts of In-state Tuition and Financial Aid Policies for Undocumented StudentsVisit WebsiteApplied Microeconomics – Labor, Education, ImmigrationRaymond Guiteras
Jung Hoon HanThe Effects of Weather on Nutrients ConsumptionVisit WebsiteAgricultural Economics, Food Policy,
Applied Microeconomics
Xiaoyong Zheng, Daniel Tregeagle
Andrew P. HutchensParched Power Plants: The Role of Markets & Technology in Power Plants’ Drought ResponsesVisit WebsiteEnergy Economics, Environmental EconomicsEric Edwards,
Harrison Fell
Ahnjeong KimThe Effect of Transmission Expansion on Fossil Fuel GenerationVisit WebsiteEnergy Economics, Environment and Resource Economics, Applied MicroeconomicsHarrison Fell
Yiqing LiuThe Welfare Effects of Air Pollution on Outdoor
Recreation: An Application to Shoreline Fishing Along the Atlantic and Gulf
Visit WebsiteResource Economics, Environmental Economics, Applied EconometricsRoger H. von Haefen
Scott PaiementMarket Design of College-Major Switches for Reducing Student-Major MismatchVisit WebsiteMicroeconomic Theory/Industrial Organization and EconometricsUmut Dur
Yue ShanThe Unexamined Effects of China’s Belt and Road FDI for Recipient CountriesVisit Website
International Trade and Agricultural Economics
Heidi Schweizer,
Kathryn Boys
Qiwen ShengPublic Communication as a Mechanism for Collusion in the Broiler IndustryVisit WebsiteIndustrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics, Health EconomicsTomislav Vukina
Hongqiang YanUniform Inference in High-Dimensional Threshold Regression ModelsVisit WebsiteEconometrics; Agricultural EconomicsMehmet Caner