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Job Market Candidates

The Department of Economics at Michigan State University is proud to have a number of excellent students on the job market this year (2016/17). Our students are interested in academic jobs as well as research-oriented non-academic positions. The students on the market this year and links to their webpages are listed along with their fields of specialization, job market paper titles, and primary advisors:

Todd Elder - Placement Director
Email: telder@msu.edu

Candidate Name Fields Title of Job Market Paper Primary Advisor
Muzna Fatima Alvi

Labor Economics, Development Economics, Applied Econometrics, Gender & Ethnicity

Caste, Religion and Economic Participation of Women in India Todd Elder
Hyeongjun Bang

Development and Labor Economics

Corruption Traps and Economic Growth Christian Ahlin
Margaret Brehm

Labor, Public, Economics of Education

Make Me a Match: State Responses to a Federal Matching Grant and Adoption from Foster Care Stacy Dickert-Conlin
Po-Chun Huang

Labor Economics, Public Economics, and Applied Econometrics

The Effects of Extended Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design Steve Woodbury
Fei Jia

Econometrics, Labor, Economics of Education, Health

Exploring Additional Moment Conditions in Non-separable Minimum Distance Estimation with An Application to Pseudo Panel Jeffrey Wooldridge
Doosoo Kim


Short Panel Data Quantile Regression Model with Sparse Correlated Effects Jeffrey Wooldridge
Kyong Hyun Koo

Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics

The Effects of Job Displacement on Family Expenditures

Steven Haider
Yi Li

Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Panel Data, Time Series Analysis, Financial Econometrics

Estimation and Inference for Heterogeneous Cointegrated Panels with Limited Cross Sectional Dependence Tim Vogelsang
Robert Martin

Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Industrial Organization, Labor

Exponential panel models with coefficient heterogeneity Jeffrey Wooldridge
Walter Melnik

Public, Urban, Industrial Organization

Municipal Government Response to Mass Layoffs: Fiscal Policy and Election Outcomes Mike Conlin
Kyoungbo Sim

Industrial Organization, Economics of Innovation, Applied Microeconomics

Optimal Use of Patents and Trade Secrets for Complex Innovations Jay Pil Choi
Amanda C. Stype

Public, Aging, Health, Defense Economics, Applied Micro

An Examination of Veteran Health Access Around the Medicare Eligibility Age Steven Haider

Michigan State University Department of Economics