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Graduate Student Defenses

Spring 2019

Defenses take place in the Koo Room of Marshall-Adams Hall unless otherwise noted. Please contact Lori Jean Nichols (nicho220@msu.edu) if you have any questions.

DatePresenter
January 15 (Tuesday)
12:00pm
Grad Lab
Sambojyoti Biswas, Michigan State University
Essays in Development Economics

Note: Todd Elder (Chair), Leah Lakdawala, Christian Ahlin, Titus Awokuse (AFRE)
April 1 (Monday)
2:00pm
Dylan Brewer, Michigan State University
Institutions and Incentives for the Efficient Use of Energy

Note: Soren Anderson, Joseph Herriges, Kyoo il Kim, and Scott Swinton (AFRE)
April 2 (Tuesday)
10:30am
Grad Lab
Hwanoong Lee, Michigan State University
Essays in the Economics of Education

Note: Todd Elder, Scott Imberman, Stephen Woodbury, Joshua Cohen (Education Policy)
April 3 (Wednesday)
10:30am
Grad Lab
Kyung Ho Song, Michigan State University
Essays in Applied Microeconomics

Note: Kyoo il Kim, Jay Pil Choi, Thomas Jeitschko, and Amita Chudgar (Education)
April 10 (Wednesday)
2:00pm
Heekwon Kyung, Michigan State University
Three Essays on Demand Estimation with High-Dimensional Data

Note: Kyoo il Kim, Joseph Herriges, Peter Schmidt, and Seung Hyun Kim (Hospitality)
April 16 (Tuesday)
9:00am
Katie Harris, Michigan State University
Essays in Online Shopping, Demand, & Food Policy

Note: Mike Conlin, Jeffrey Wooldridge, Todd Elder, and Bob Myers (AFRE)
April 16 (Tuesday)
2:30pm
Alyssa Carlson, Michigan State University
Trade-Offs in Non-linear Models and Estimation Strategies

Note: Jeffrey Wooldridge, Kyoo il Kim, Joseph Herriges, and Nicole Mason (AFRE)
April 23 (Tuesday)
2:30pm
Haoyang Li, Michigan State University
Environmental Policies and Institutions in Food-Energy-Water Nexus: Structural and Reduced Form Approaches

Note: Jinhua Zhao, Joseph Herriges, Kyoo il Kim, Jeffrey Wooldridge, and David Hyndman (Earth and Environmental Sciences)
April 24 (Wednesday)
11:15am
Grad Lab
Hang Zhou, Michigan State University
Three Essays on Demand Estimation

Note: Kyoo il Kim, Jay Pil Choi, Thomas Jeitschko, Aleksandr Yankelevich (Department of Media & Information)

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