Job Market Candidates

The Department of Economics at Western Michigan University is pleased to refer these doctoral job market candidates available for employment.

Thomas Weinandy
Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics
Dissertation title:
Big Data in Applied Microeconomics
Dissertation committee:
Dr. Michael Ryan (Chair), Dr. Susan Pozo, Dr. Kuanchin Chen


Fields:  International Economics, Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics
Dissertation Title:  Essays on the Nature, Volatility and Financial Properties of Cryptocurrencies:  The Case of Bitcoin
Dissertation Committee:  Dr. Susan Pozo (Chair), Dr. James Hueng, Dr. Menelik Geremew


Fields:  Monetary Economics, Labor Economics, International Economics
Dissertation Title:  Three Essays on Policy Uncertainty and Foreign Direct Investment
Dissertation Committee:  Dr. Michael Ryan (Chair), Dr. Debasri Mukherjee, and Dr. Kevin Corder