Economics
 

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Placement

We are pleased to present our 2015-2016 graduate student Ph.D. job market candidates.  For contact information, a curriculum vitae, and other information about a given student, click on the appropriate link below.

We also welcome inquiries addressed to:

 

Placement Director
Professor Jonathan Hill
Department of Economics
107 Gardner Hall, CB 3305
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-3305
(919) 966-5343
jbhill@email.unc.edu  

Placement Director
Professor Kyle Woodward
Department of Economics
107 Gardner Hall, CB 3305
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-3305
(919) 843-4960
kyle.woodward@unc.edu  

Placement Assistant
Julian Wooten
Department of Economics
107 Gardner Hall, CB 3305
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-3305
(919) 966-2384
jewooten@email.unc.edu

 

Job Market Candidates 20152016

Candidate and
Fields of Specialization

Job Market Paper

References

Sam Flanders

curriculum vita
sflander@email.unc.edu
web site

Primary Field - Microeconomic Theory
Secondary Field - Applied Microeconomics
 

Catfish: Matching Markets with Cheap Talk

PhD expected May 2016

Gary Biglaiser (Chair)
Fei Li
Peter Norman


 
Robert Gonzalez

curriculum vita
gonzalrm@live.unc.edu
web site

Primary Field - Development Economics
Secondary Fields - Public Economics,
Economic Demography
 

Social Monitoring and Electoral Fraud: Evidence from a Spatial Regression Discontinuity Design in Afghanistan

PhD expected May 2016

Klara Peter (Chair)
Erica Field (Duke University)
Donna Gilleskie
David Guilkey






 

Matthew Horne

curriculum vita
mthorne@live.unc.edu
web site

Primary Field - Micro Theory
Secondary Field - Industrial Organization

Liquidity Constrained Long-Term Contracting with Persistent Private Information 

PhD expected May 2016

Gary Biglaiser (Chair)
Fei Li
Peter Norman

 

Yiyi Liu

curriculum vita
yiyil@email.unc.edu
web site

Primary Field - Micro Theory
Secondary Field - Industrial Organization
 

Rethinking The Revelation Principle in The Institutional Design for PPP Contracts

PhD expected May 2016

 

Gary Biglaiser (Chair)
Sarah Fuller
Fei Li
Sergio Parreiras
Steven Rosefielde

 

Ruchita Manghnani

curriculum vita
manghnan@email.unc.edu
web site

Primary Field - International Trade
Secondary Fields - Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics
 

Exports and Productivity: The Role of Imported Inputs and Investment in R & D

PhD expected May 2016

Patrick Conway (Chair)
Ivan Kandilov (North Carolina State University)
Tiago Pires
Helen Tauchen




 

Melati Nungsari

curriculum vita
menungsari@davidson.edu
web site

Primary Field - Industrial Organization
Secondary Fields - Market Design (Search and Matching Theory), Applied Game Theory, Public Economics
 

Externalities and Pricing on Multidimensional Matching Platforms


PhD received May 2015

Gary Biglaiser (Chair)
Vikram Kumar (Davidson College)
Peter Norman
Helen Tauchen




 
Pragya Singh

curriculum vita
pragya@email.unc.edu
web site

Primary Fields - Health Economics,
Empirical Industrial Organization

Secondary Field - Applied Econometrics
 

The Impact of Imperfect Information on Health Insurance Choice, Health Outcomes and Expenditures of the Elderly

PhD expected May 2016

Donna Gilleskie (Chair)
Tiago Pires
Helen Tauchen


 

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