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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

2019-2020 JOB MARKET CANDIDATES 

 
Mary Kate Batistich
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2020

Fields:   Labor Economics, International Economics

Dissertation Title:  Skill-Biased Technical Change and Employment in U.S. Manufacturing

Thesis Committee:  Tim Bond, Kevin Mumford, Jack Barron, David Hummels

Contact
Phone: (630) 624-0186
Email: mbatisti@purdue.edu
Web Page:  https://sites.google.com/prod/view/marykatebatistich/

 
 
Svetlana Beilfuss
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: May 2020

Fields: Health Economics; Labor Economics; Public Economics; Public Policy

Dissertation Title:  Pharmaceutical Opioid Marketing and Physician Prescribing Behavior

Thesis Committee:  Victoria Prowse (co-chair), Jillian Carr (co-chair), Kevin Mumford, Brigitte Waldorf, Timothy Moore

Contact
Phone: (734) 904-4491
Email:  sbeilfus@purdue.edu
Web Page: http://www.svetlanabeilfuss.com 
 
 
Stanton Hudja
Curriculum Vitae
 Expected Completion Date: May 2020

Fields:  Experimental Economics, Industrial Organization, Game Theory and Behavioral Economics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays on Experimental Economics and Innovation"

Thesis Committee:  Timothy Cason (Co-chair), Brian Roberson (Co-chair), David Gill, Yaroslav Rosokha

Contact
Phone: (516) 673-8967
Email:  shudja@purdue.edu
Web Page: http://www.stantonhudja.com
 
 
Andrew Steckley
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  August 2020

Fields:   Labor Economics, Economics of Crime, Applied Econometrics

Dissertation Title:  Netflix and Crime

Thesis Committee:  Kevin Mumford (co-chair), Victoria Prowse (co-chair), Jillian Carr
Contact
Phone: (317) 450-1185
Email:  steckley@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://www.andrewsteckley.com
 
 

Haiqing Zhao

Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2020

Fields:   Applied Econometrics, Econometrics

Dissertation Title:  FECM Averaging in Predictive Regressions

Thesis Committee:  Mohitosh Kejriwal(chair), Yong Bao, Justin Tobias, Joshua Chan
Contact
Phone: (617) 606-8084
Email:  zhao518@purdue.edu
Web Page:  https://sites.google.com/view/zhao-haiqing
 
 
Wumian (Ashley) Zhao
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2020

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