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Economics

Ph.D. Student Placement

What will your graduate program do for you?

The Economics Department at Purdue University has had great success in the all-important metric of Ph.D. student placement. Specifically, the Department prides itself on its record of placing Ph.D. students at leading research universities around the world as well coveted positions in government and industry. A recent article, in fact, ranked Purdue Economics 31st worldwide according to how well its students have fared in the highly competitive academic job market.

The table below offers just a sample of our recent graduates (since 2009), their current positions, and links to their homepages.

Josh Austin Josh Austin, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2014
Ohio University
Tannista Banerjee Tannista Banerjee, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2011
Auburn University
YuriBots

Yuri Bots,  Ph.D., Purdue Univeristy (Economics), 2012

William Jewell College
sohinichowdhury

Sohini Chowdhury Ph.D., Purdue Univeristy (Economics), 2010

University of Cincinnnati (original placement), now Moody's Analytics
Subhasish Chowdhury

Subhasish Chowdhury, Ph.D. Purdue University (Economics), 2009

University of East Anglia
Anca Cristea

Anca Cristea, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2010

University of Oregon
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Vusal Eminli, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2013

University of the Pacific
Andrew Greenland

Andrew Greenland, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2013

Elon University
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Jeremiah Harris, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2014

Kent State University
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Jaehong Kim, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2014

Chapman University
Bettina Klose

Bettina Klose, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2010

University of Zurich
krieg

Justin Krieg,  Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2012

Robin, Kaplan, Miller and Ciresi LLP
Hyojung Lee

Hyojung Lee,  Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2014

Singapore Management University
Kwan Yong Lee

Kwan Yong Lee Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2013

University of North Dakota
An-Hsiang Liu

An-Hsiang Liu, Ph.D. Purdue Unviersity (Economics), 2012

Wuhan University
Laura Puzello

John Lopresti, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics) 2013

College of William & Mary
arnabnayak

Arnab Nayak,  Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics) 2011

Auburn University (original placement), now Deloitte Consulting
nedelescu

Daniel Nedelescu, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics) 2013

University of Oklahoma

 

Laura Puzello

Laura Puzello, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2010

Monash University

 

Anya Samek

Anya Samek, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2010

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Katie Schultz

Katie Schultz, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2013

College of William & Mary
Roman_Sheremeta

Roman Sheremeta, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2009

Case Western Reserve University
Anya Samak

Iryna Topolyan, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2010

Mississippi State University
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Brittany Teahan, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2014

Linfield College

Ross Winegar, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2013

Ball State University
Lihong Yang

Lihong Yang, Ph.D., Purdue University (Economics), 2013

Renmin University