Job Market Candidates

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

dweepobotee Brahma

https://www.dweepobotee.com/
Fields: Development economics, labor economics and international economics
Dissertation title:
Three Essays in the Application of Machine Learning in Economics
Dissertation committee: Debasri Mukherjee (Chair), Eskander Alvi, Kevin Lee and Yuekai Sun

Bezawit Agiro

bezawitteshome.agiro@wmich.edu
Fields: Labor economics, monetary economics and applied econometrics
Dissertation title: The Effect of Maternal Employment on Family Well-Being
Dissertation committee: Wei-Chiao Huang (Chair), Donald Meyer and Georgiana Onicescu

Nardos Beyene

nardosmoges.beyene@wmich.edu

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Fields: Monetary economics and labor economics
Dissertation title: The Transmission of Liquidity Shocks and Asset Pricing Models
Dissertation committee:
C. James Hueng (Chair), Eskander Alvi and Peng Huang

Patrice Anderson

patriceanthone.anderson@wmich.edu
Fields:
Development economics, labor economics and international economics
Dissertation title:
Essays on Educational Policies and Student Outcomes
Dissertation committee:
Christine Moser (Chair), Jean Kimmel and Allison Hart-Young

Rong Shi

rong.shi@wmich.edu
Fields:
Development economics, international economics and applied econometrics
Dissertation title:
Three Essays on Nutrition and Educational Problems in China
Dissertation committee:
Christine Moser (Chair), Wei-Chiao Huang and Paul Clements

JOSEPH WU

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
 

CHIKEZIE OKOLI

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