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Graduate Student Defenses

Summer 2023

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

May 23 (Tuesday)
Kaidi Wu, Michigan State University
Three Essays in Public Economics

Note: Stacy Dickert-Conlin (Chair), Michael Conlin, Ben Zou, Vincenzina Caputo (AFRE)
June 6 (Tuesday)
Salem Rogers, Michigan State University
Three Essays in Labor Economics

Note: Scott Imberman (Chair), Todd Elder, Emilie Jackson, Katharine Strunk (Education)
June 9 (Friday)
Joshua Brownstein, Michigan State University
Three Essays on the Economics of Higher Education

Note: Scott Imberman (Chair), Leslie Papke, Ajin Lee, Kristen Renn (Education)
June 19 (Monday)
Yuxian Xiao, Michigan State University
Three Essays on Air Pollution Regulation

Note: Soren Anderson (Chair), Prabhat Barnwal, Justin Kirkpatrick, Adam Zwickle (Dept. of Community Sustainability)

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