UMass Economics Job Candidates, 2018 - 2019

Brian Callaci

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Dissertation Title:  The Historical and Legal Creation of a Fissured Workplace: The Case of Franchising

Fields of Concentration:  Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, Economic History

References: Carol Heim*, Fidan Ana Kurtulus, Donald Tomaskovic-Devey


Doruk Cengiz

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Dissertation Title:  Essays on the Minimum Wage, Immigration, and Privatization

Fields of Concentration:  Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Economic Development, Machine Learning

References: Arin Dube*, Ina Ganguli, Erin Conlon


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, Mary E. Davis, Eve Weinbaum


An Li

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on the Political Economy of the Environment | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  Environment, Development, Global Economy, Political Economy

References: Michael Ash*, James K. Boyce, David Kotz*


Juan Montecino

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on International Economics and Finance  | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  International Economics, Development Economics, Macroeconomics

References: Arslan Razmi*, Gerald Epstein, Peter Skott, Joseph E. Stiglitz


Amanda Page-Hoongrajok

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Dissertation Title:  State and Local Government Expenditures, Macroeconomic Fiscal Policy, and the Business Cycle | Abstract

Fields of Concentration:  Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, Public Finance, Qualitative Research Methods

References: Robert Pollin*, Michael Ash, J.W. Mason, Zohreh Emami


Mihnea Tudoreanu

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on the Past and Future of Socialism

Fields of Concentration

References:  David Kotz*, Diane Flaherty, Dan Clawson


Didier Wayoro

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Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on Child Welfare in Côte d’Ivoire

Fields of Concentration:  Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Economics of Conflict, Transportation

References:  Léonce Ndikumana*, James Heintz, Lynda Pickbourn


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