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Faculty of Economics


PhD Job Market Candidates 2016 - 2017

Details of Cambridge Economics PhD students on the job market this year.

Farid Ahmed Home Page | CV Farid Ahmed
Research Fields: Empirical Finance, Time Series Econometrics, Commodity Pricing
Job Market Paper: A Method for analysing the frequency of market efficiency
References: Prof. Stephen Satchell (Trinity College, University of Cambridge and University of Sydney), Dr. Tiago Cavalcanti (University of Cambridge), Dr. Sriya Iyer (University of Cambridge).
Placement: Assistant Professor at the Lahore University of Management Sciences
Anil Ari Home Page | CV Anil Ari
Research Fields: Macroeconomics, International Finance, Banking
Job Market Paper: Sovereign Risk and Bank Risk-Taking
References: Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou (University of Cambridge), Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge), Dr. Luca Dedola (European Central Bank), Dr. Vasco M. Carvalho (University of Cambridge).
Placement: International Monetary Fund
Daniel Goya-Leon Home Page | CV Daniel Goya-Leon
Research Fields: International trade, applied microeconometrics, production networks
Job Market Paper: Chinese competition and network effects on the extensive margin: Evidence from Chilean manufacturing
References: Dr. Gabriel Palma (University of Cambridge), Dr. Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge), Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge)
Placement: Assistant Professor at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
Jan Kvasnicka Home Page | CV Jan Kvasnicka
Research Fields: Macroeconomics, Fiscal Policy, Heterogeneous Agents Models, Computational Methods
Job Market Paper: Heterogeneous Labour Productivity Trends and Optimal Fiscal Policy
References: Dr. Elisa Faraglia (University of Cambridge), Dr. Charles Brendon (University of Cambridge), Dr. Libor Dusek (University of Economics in Prague)
Placement: Postdoctoral Fellow at Oxford University (Career Development Fellow)
Bartosz Redlicki Home Page | CV Bartosz Redlicki
Research Fields: Microeconomic Theory, Political Economy, Information Economics
Job Market Paper: Spreading False Rumours
References: Dr. Soenje Reiche (University of Cambridge), Dr. Edoardo Gallo (University of Cambridge), Prof. Sanjeev Goyal (University of Cambridge), Prof. Robert Evans (University of Cambridge)
Haihan Tang Home Page | CV Haihan Tang
Research Fields: Econometric Theory (particularly high-dimensional methods), Financial Econometrics, Applied Econometrics
Job Market Paper: Estimation of a Multiplicative Covariance Structure in the Large Dimensional Case (joint with Christian M. Hafner and Oliver Linton)
References: Prof. Oliver Linton (University of Cambridge), Prof. Alexei Onatski (University of Cambridge), Prof. Richard Smith (University of Cambridge)
Placement: Assistant Professor at Fudan University
Jasmine Xiao Home Page | CV Jasmine Xiao
Research Fields: Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Firm Dynamics
Job Market Paper: Corporate Debt Structure, Precautionary Savings, and Investment Dynamics
References: Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge), Dr. Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge), Dr. Pontus Rendahl (University of Cambridge), Prof. Olivier Jeanne (Johns Hopkins University)
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame
Tom Zawisza Home Page | CV Tom Zawisa
Research Fields: Public economics, labour economics, health economics, computational methods.
Job Market Paper: Taxable Income Elasticities in the Presence of Tax-Base Shifting: Evidence from the 2009 Polish Tax Reform
References: Prof. Hamish Low (University of Cambridge), Dr. Toke Aidt (University of Cambridge), Dr Sriya Iyer (University of Cambridge).
Placement: Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute

Postdoctoral Research Fellows Job Market Candidates 2016 - 2017

Details of Postdoctoral Research Fellows on the job market this year.

Dr Juan Block Home Page | CV Dr Juan Block
Research fields: Game Theory, and Microeconomics
Job Market Paper: Learning Dynamics Based on Social Comparisons
References: Prof. Drew Fudenberg (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Prof. Christopher Harris (University of Cambridge), Prof. David Levine (European University Institute), Prof. Hamid Sabourian (University of Cambridge).
Placement: College Lecturer at Murray Edwards College
Dr Jake Bradley Home Page | CV Dr Jake Bradley
Research fields: Labour, search and matching models, structural estimation
Job Market Paper: Labor Market Reforms: An Evaluation of the Hartz Policies in Germany
References: Prof. Fabien Postel-Vinay (UCL), Prof. Jan Eeckhout (UCL/UPF), Prof. Hamish Low (University of Cambridge), Dr. Pontus Rendahl (University of Cambridge)
Placement: Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham
Dr Abhimanyu Khan Home Page | CV Dr Abhimanyu Khan
Research fields: Evolutionary Game Theory, Networks
Job Market Paper: Imitation and Price Competition in a Differentiated Market and the Impact of Observability
References: Jean-Jacques Herings (Maastricht University), Ronald Peeters (Maastricht University), Hamid Sabourian (Cambridge University).
Dr Peter Malec Home Page | CV Dr Peter Malec
Research fields: Financial econometrics, nonparametric econometric methods, high-frequency econometrics, market microstructure
Job Market Paper: A Semiparametric Intraday GARCH Model
References: Oliver Linton, Nikolaus Hautsch (University of Vienna), Melanie Schienle (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology).
Dr Christopher Rauh Home Page | CV Dr Christopher Rauh
Research fields: Labor, Macroeconomics, and Political Economy
Job Market Paper: Human Capital Production and Parental Beliefs
References: Dr. Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge), Prof. Steven Durlauf (University of Wisconsin), Prof. Nezih Guner (CEMFI), Dr. Sriya Iyer (University of Cambridge) .
Placement: Assistant Professor at Université de Montreal
Dr Timothy Uy Home Page | CV Timothy Uy
Research Fields: International Economics, Macroeconomics, Economic Growth and Development
Job Market Paper: Self-Fulfilling Debt Restructuring
References: Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge), Professor Timothy Kehoe (University of Minnesota), Professor Fabrizio Perri (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis), Professor Kei-Mu Yi (University of Houston).
Placement: Senior Consultant, Deloitte
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