2020-2021 PhD Job Market Candidates

Thank you for visiting the Department of Economics placement page. Its purpose is to give interested institutions a preview of our PhD candidates who are available for employment.

Economics PhD alumni who are re-entering the job market and interested in using the Departmental job market services should contact Mark Patterson for more information.

Current Job Market Candidates

 Placement Officer

Assistant Professor of Economics
Portrait Candidate Research Areas Advisor(s) Job Market Paper
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Michael Cooper

PhD Candidate

North Hall 2037
Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Labor Economics, Personnel Economics Peter Kuhn, Ryan Oprea
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Jeffrey Cross

PhD Candidate

North Hall ​3045
Energy Economics, Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics, Public Economics Olivier Deschenes
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Yongwook Kim

PhD Candidate

North Hall ​3045
Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics Peter Rupert, Javier Birchenall
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Alec McQuilkin

PhD Candidate

North Hall 2037
Demography, Econometrics, Labor Economics, Urban Economics Heather Royer
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Ganghua Mei

PhD Candidate

North Hall 2051
Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics Dick Startz
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E. Charlie Nusbaum

PhD Candidate

North Hall 1119
Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics Peter Rupert
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Hakan Ozyilmaz

PhD Candidate

North Hall 3045
Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Applied Theory Erik Eyster
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J. Lucas Reddinger

PhD Candidate

North Hall ​2037
Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Labor Economics, Decision Theory Gary Charness
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Di Wang

PhD Candidate

North Hall ​2039
Development Economics and Chinese Economy, Environmental Economics, Public Economics Olivier Deschenes
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Zheng "Lawrence" Wei

PhD Candidate

North Hall ​2037
Labor Economics, Macroeconomics Peter Rupert
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Guangli Zhang

PhD Candidate

North Hall ​3045
Experimental Economics, Household Finance, Labor Economics, Public Economics Peter Kuhn, Emanuel Vespa
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Huy Nguyen

UCSB PhD Alumnus

Behavioral Economics, Microeconomics, Public Economics, Theory Ted Bergstrom