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Economics

Department of Economics Job Market Candidates

 

To obtain additional information on any of the candidates, please contact the Economics Department at the address or phone below, or contact the candidate directly.

Department of Economics
Purdue University

Placement Officer: Tim Cason cason@purdue.edu
(765) 494-1737
Placement Assistant: Matt Pavey mpavey@purdue.edu,
(765) 494-7064

 

2015-2016 JOB MARKET CANDIDATES

 
JAMES BLAND
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  June 2016

Fields:   Industrial Organization, Econometrics, Exprerimental Economics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in Experimental Economics"

Thesis Committee:  Tim Cason (Chair), Justin Tobias, Jack Barron, Sandra Maximiano
Contact
Phone: (765) 543-5254
Email:  bland1@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/jamesbland/
 
 
JACOB BRINDLEY
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  June 2016

Fields:   Applied Contract Theory, Experimental Economics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in Experimental Economics on Contract Design"

Thesis Committee:  Tim Cason (Co-chair), Steve Wu (Co-Chair, Agricultural Economics), Jack Barron

Contact
Phone: (419) 606-1327
Email:  jbrindl@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/jacobbrindley/

 
 
MARCELO CASTILLO
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  June 2016

Fields:   International Migration, International Trade, Labor Economics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in International Migration"

Thesis Committee:  Chong Xiang (Chair), Anson Soderbery, Kevin Mumford, Tim Bond

Contact
Phone: (616) 881-3463
Email:  castill6@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/marcelojcastillor/

 
 
AMANDA COOK
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: June 2016

Fields:   Health Economics and Industrial Organization

Dissertation Title:  "Uninsured?  Fewer servicers, less readmission, more death.  A study of Maryland's hospitals"

Thesis Committee:  Steve Martin (Chair), Jack Barron, Brigitte Walforf, Ralph Seibert

Contact
Phone: (765) 421-8049
Email:  acook1@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/amandacatherinecook/
 
 
ZACK DAVIS
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: May 2016

Fields:   Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, Econometric

Dissertation Title:  "In-State Tuition and University Price Discrimination"

Thesis Committee:  Kevin Mumford (Co-Chair), Jack Barron (Co-Chair), Justin Tobias, Brian Roberson

Contact
Phone: (513) 505-5322
Email:  zdavis@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/zgeorgedavis/

 
 
KELLIE KONSOR

Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: August 2016

Fields:   Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, International Trade

Dissertation Title:  "Essays on the Industrial Organization of the Modern Music Industry"

Thesis Committee:  Stephen Martin (Chair), Ralph Siebert, Anson Soderbery, Timothy Bond

Contact
Phone: (605) 268-0390
Email:  kkonsor@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/kelliejkonsor

 
 
EVAN TOTTY
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2016

Fields:   Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays on Labor Economics and Panel Data Analysis"

Thesis Committee:  Mohitosh Kejriwal (Co-chair), Kevin Mumford (Co-chair), Justin Tobias, Jack Barron

Contact: 
Phone: (731) 441-0230
Email:  etotty@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/evanstotty/

 
 
 
SEBASTIAN WAI
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: June 2016

Fields:   Industrial Organization, Personnel Economics, Econometrics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in Applied Microeconomics"

Thesis Committee:  Steve Martin (Chair), Jack Barron, Justin Tobias, Tim Cason

Contact
Phone: (701) 212-2721
Email:  wai0@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/waisebastian/