PhD Candidates Seeking Positions in 2016 - 2017

Andrew Barenberg

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on the Social Determinants of Early Childhood Health and Development | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  Health and Inequality,  Development Economics, Social Epidemiology

References:  Arindrajit Dube*, Deepankar Basu, Mwangi wa Githinji


Serkan Demirkilic

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Dissertation Title: Liability Dollarization, Currency Mismatch, and Firm Performance in Turkish Non-Financial Sectors | Abstract

Fields of Concentration: International Finance, Macroecconomics, Development Economics, Time Series Econometrics

References: Gerald Epstein*, Arslan Razmi, Adam D. Honig


Eric Hoyt

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Dissertation Title: Revisiting the Impact of Wrongful Discharge Laws on Labor Markets | Abstract

Fields of Concentration: Labor Economics, Law and Economics, Economic History

References: Fidan Ana Kurtulus*, Gerald Friedman, Eve Weinbaum


Juan Antonio Montecino

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Dissertation Title: Three Essays on Capital Controls and International Macroeconomics | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  International Economics, Macroeconomics, Development Economics, Finance, International Political Economy

References: Arslan Razmi*, Gerald Epstein, Peter Skott, Kevin Young


Avanti Mukherjee

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on 'Doing Care': Gender and the Length of the Work Day in Rural India | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  Gender, Development and Labor; Political Economy; Microeconomics; Labor Economics**; Macroeconomics**

References:  Nancy Folbre*, James Heintz, Arindrajit Dube, Banu Subramaniam, Gita SenAkbar Noman


Mark Paul

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on Sustainability | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  Inequality, Environmental Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Political Economy

References:  William Darity Jr., James K. Boyce*, Michael Ash, Nancy Folbre


Pratistha Joshi Rajkarnikar

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Dissertation Title: The Impacts of Foreign Labor Migration of Men on Women’s Empowerment in Nepal | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  Gender and Development, Economic Development, Microeconomic Theory, Macroeconomic Theory

References: James K. Boyce*, Priyanka Srivastava, Smita Ramnarain, James Heintz


Alfredo R. M. Rosete

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Dissertation Title:  The Political Economy of Smallholder Incorporation and Land Acquisition | Abstract

Fields of Concentration: Development Economics, Political Economy, Game Theory

References:  James Boyce*, Ceren Soylu*, Mwangi Wa Githinji


Mark Silverman

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Dissertation Title: Essays on Naturalism in Neoclassical Economic Thought: Walras, Clark, and Jevons | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  History and philosophy of economics; Political Economy; Law and Economics

References:  Gerald Friedman*, Peter Spiegler, Richard Wolff



* Dissertation Chair/Co-Chair   ** Additional Teaching Fields