Job Market Candidates

Placement Director

Price Fishback
Email Price Fishback
520.621.4421

Below is a list of the 2014/2015 candidates and their respective fields of interest.

Please inform the Department of Economics about a job opening and professional opportunities for graduate students by contacting Liz Jenkins at ejenkins@email.arizona.edu or 520.626.7743. Liz will inform interested students, as well as post all job opportunities to appropriate Department lists.

 

Patrick Cizek
Labor Economics and Education Economics

James Fisher
Game Theory and Microeconomic Theory

Timothy Flannery
Microeconomics, Game Theory, Behavioral Economics and Experimental Economics

Charles He
Industrial Organization, Environmental Economics and Labor Economics

Alex Hollingsworth
Health Economics, Industrial Organization and Economic History

Dooseok Jang
Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Environmental Economics and Public Economics

Jianjing Lin
Industrial Organization, Health Economics and Applied Econometrics

Xing (Michelle) Liu
Labor Economics, Environmental Economics and Applied Microeconomics

Mike Matheis
Environmental and Resource Economics, Economic History, Economic Development and Applied Microeconomics

Soudeh Mirghasemi
Environmental and Resource Economics, Economic History and Spatial Econometrics

Hoa Nguyen
Development, Economic History, Environmental Economics and Applied Microeconomics

Anila Prakash
Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics and Education

Ivan Rudik
Environmental and Energy Economics and Applied Microeconomic Theory

Shirin Sabetghadam
Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics

Ben Zamzow
Applied Micro Theory, Economic History, Behavioral Economics, Industrial Organization

 

Patrick Cizek

Fields: Labor Economics and Education Economics
Dissertation Title: Charter Schools and Student Achievement
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: The Effects of Charter Schools on Student Achievement at Traditional Public Schools: New Evidence from Arizona
Dissertation Advisor: Ronald Oaxaca
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Price Fishback
Jessamyn Schaller
Tiemen Woutersen
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://patrickcizek.com/
Cell Phone: 480.363.9584
Email: pcizek@email.arizona.edu

 

James Fisher

Fields: Game Theory and Microeconomic Theory
Dissertation Title: Essays in Game Theory and Microeconomic Theory
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Matching with Continuous Bidirectional Investment
Dissertation Advisor: Mark Walker
Other Faculty References: Andreas Blume
Isa Hafalir, Carnegie Mellon University
Asaf Plan
Marek Pycia, University of California, Los Angeles
John Wooders, University of Technology Sydney
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/jamescdfisher/
Office Phone: 520.621.6224
Email:

fisherjc@email.arizona.edu

 

Timothy Flannery

Fields: Microeconomics, Game Theory, Behavioral Economics and Experimental Economics
Dissertation Title: Three Essays on the Incentives and Design of Survey Techniques
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: A Game Theoretic Analysis of the Randomized Response Technique
Dissertation Advisor: Andreas Blume
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Stanley Reynolds
Mark Walker
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.timjflannery.com/
Cell Phone: 636.699.3460
Email: tflanne1@email.arizona.edu

 

Charles He

Fields: Industrial Organization, Environmental Economics and Labor Economics
Dissertation Title: Essays in Industrial Organization and Environmental Economics 
Dissertation Abstract: Available Here
Job Market Paper: Innovating to Equality: The Egalitarian Distribution of Welfare from the Rise of Consumer Electronics
Dissertation Advisor: Gautam Gowrisankaran
Other Faculty References: Price Fishback
Ashley Langer 
Mauricio Varela
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.hecharles.com/
Cell Phone: 520.548.4552 
Email: che@email.arizona.edu 

 

Alex Hollingsworth

Fields: Health Economics, Industrial Organization and Economic History  
Dissertation Title: Understanding the Determinants and Impacts of Healthcare Access 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Retail Health Clinics: Endogenous Location Choice and Emergency Department Diversion 
Dissertation Advisor: Price Fishback 
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Ashley Langer
Mo Xiao 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://alexjhollingsworth.com/ 
Cell Phone: 614.682.9137 
Email: hollina@email.arizona.edu 

 

Dooseok Jang

Fields: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Environmental Economics and Public Economics 
Dissertation Title: The influence of other-regarding preferences on group or social decision making 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Does inequality aversion mitigate income inequality? The influence of income inequality aversion in a redistribution game 
Dissertation Advisor: Mark Stegeman 
Other Faculty References: Martin Dufwenberg
Stanley Reynolds
Derek Lemoine 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/dooseokjang
Cell Phone: 520.665.8480 
Email: noyear@email.arizona.edu

 

Jianjing Lin

Fields: Industrial Organization, Health Economics and Applied Econometrics 
Dissertation Title: Two essays on the adoption decision of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) by U.S. hospitals 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Profit Complementarities in the Adoption of Electronic Medical Records by US Hospitals 
Dissertation Advisor: Gautam Gowrisankaran 
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Keith Joiner
Mo Xiao 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.u.arizona.edu/~jianjingl/ 
Cell Phone: 520.661.0632 
Email: jianjingl@email.arizona.edu 

 

Xing (Michelle) Liu

Fields: Labor Economics, Environmental Economics and Applied Microeconomics 
Dissertation Title: Three Essays on Labor Economics 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Environmental Regulation and Coal Mining Industry Labor Demand 
Dissertation Advisor: Ronald Oaxaca 
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Price Fishback
Stanley Reynolds 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.u.arizona.edu/~xingliu/index.htm 
Cell Phone: 520.834.4080
Email: xingliu@email.arizona.edu 

 

Mike Matheis

Fields: Environmental and Resource Economics, Economic History, Economic Development and Applied Microeconomics 
Dissertation Title: Mining Booms and Busts: New Evidence on the Consequences of Mining in the U.S. 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Local Economic Impacts of Coal Mining in the U.S. 1870 to 1970 
Dissertation Advisor: Price Fishback 
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Ashley Langer
Derek Lemoine 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://mikematheis.com/ 
Email: matheis@email.arizona.edu 

 

Soudeh Mirghasemi

Fields: Environmental and Resource Economics, Economic History and Spatial Econometrics 
Dissertation Title: The Political Economy of Bureau of Reclamation Dams Before World War II 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Philosopher's Concrete: Dam Construction, Farmland Values and Agricultural Production in the Western U.S., 1890 - 1920 
Dissertation Advisor: Price Fishback 
Other Faculty References: Sandy Dall'erba
Ashley Langer
Derek Lemoine
Jessamyn Schaller 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/soudehmirghasemi/
Cell Phone: 949.232.3584 
Email: soudehm@email.arizona.edu

 

Hoa Nguyen

Fields: Development, Economic History, Environmental Economics and Applied Microeconomics 
Dissertation Title: Automobile Adoption and Socioeconomic Development Early 20th Century in the United States 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Automobile Adoption and The Relationship with Road Development Early 20th Century in the United States  
Dissertation Advisor: Price Fishback
Stanley Reynolds
Ashley Langer
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://hoanguyenaz.wix.com/economics 
Cell Phone: 214.454.8384 
Email: htn4489@email.arizona.edu 

 

Anila Prakash

Fields: Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics and Education 
Dissertation Title: Three Essays on Labor Market Outcomes 
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Does Internet Job Search Result in Better Matches?
Dissertation Advisor: Ronald Oaxaca 
Other Faculty References: John Drabicki
Price Fishback
Jessamyn Schaller
Tiemen Woutersen 
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: anilap.weebly.com 
Cell Phone: 520.237.7184 
Email: anilap@email.arizona.edu

 

Ivan Rudik

Fields: Environmental and Energy Economics and Applied Microeconomic Theory
Dissertation Title: Three Essays on Climate and Energy Policy
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: Targets, Taxes, and Learning: Optimizing Climate Policy Under Knightian Damages
Dissertation Advisor: Derek Lemoine
Other Faculty References: Stanley Reynolds
Mark Stegeman
John Drabicki
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.ivanrudik.com
Cell Phone: 607.239.2265
Email: irudik@email.arizona.edu

 

Shirin Sabetghadam

Fields: Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics
Dissertation Title: Three Essays on the Economics of Education
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Paper: The Impact of Arizona's New English Program for English Language Learner Students on Their Academic Achievement
Dissertation Advisor: Ronald Oaxaca
Other Faculty References: Price Fishback
Mark Stegeman
John Drabicki
Rabah Amir - The University of Iowa
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.u.arizona.edu/~shirins/
Cell Phone: 571.482.0557
Email: shirins@email.arizona.edu

 

Ben Zamzow

Fields: Applied Micro Theory, Economic History, Behavioral Economics, Industrial Organization
Dissertation Title: Guilt and Reciprocity in Labor Markets and the Diffusion of Agricultural Innovations
Dissertation Abstract: Available here
Job Market Papers: Price and Quality With a Conscientious Worker (#1)
Experiment Associations and Agricultural Innovation (#2)
Dissertation Advisor: Martin Dufwenberg
Price Fishback
Other Faculty References: Derek Lemoine
John Drabicki
Curriculum Vitae: Available here
Webpage: http://www.pitt.edu/~zamzow
Cell Phone: 520.342.4439
Email: zamzow@email.arizona.edu