Department of Economics
Recent Doctoral Dissertations

2013 Hyuk Chung Essays on Firm-level Dynamics of Innovation
     
2013 Li Li Essays on Elderly Asset Management: The Role of Medical Expenses and Housing
     
2013 Chen Cao Three Essays on Asset Allocation and Pricing
     
2013 Min Chen Social Interaction and Youth Smoking
     
2013 Lei Li Three Essays in Health and Labor Economics
     
2012 Jingya Song The Dynamics of Health Disparities among American Children: Socioeconomic Status, Family Environment and Intergenerational Transmission
     
2012 Gang Liu Essays on Corporate Default Risk and Equity Return
     
2012 Heesoo Joo Health Disparities among the U.S. Elderly
     
2011 Ranajoy Chaudhury Household Structure, Asset Accumulation and Labor Supply
     
2011 Paul Noroski Self Assessed Health, Anchoring Vignettes, and Unobserved Heterogeneity in the Health and Retirement Study
     
2011 Siddhartha Chattopadhyay Monetary Policy and New-Keynesian Macroeconomics
     
2010 Yangyi Shan
Two-Sided Altruism, Social Insurance and Elderly Consumption
     
2010 Jianbo Tian
Credit Shift, the Shadow Banking System and Banking Asset Flexibility: Evidence from Banks' Balance Sheet from 1975 to 2010
     
2010 Burak Dindaroglu Essays on R&D Spillovers and R&D Productivity
     
2009 Sohini Sahu A Macroeconomic Analysis of the Sources of Economic Growth in India
     
2009 Arindam Mandal Essays on the Macroeconomics of Labor Markets
     
2009 Kitae Sohn Essays in Education Economics
     
2008 Yun Zheng Essays on the Impact of the Asian Crisis on Exchange Rates
     
2008 Hua Lin VA Medical Care and Health Disparity: An Economic Study Based on National Survey of Veterans
 
2008 Xuguang Sheng Uncertainty and Disagreement in Economic Forecasting
 
2008 Christos Shiamptanis Monetary Union: Inflation, Fiscal Policy, and Risk
 
2007 Miao Zhong Estimation of Portfolio Value-at-Risk and Expected Shortfall Using Copulas, Extreme Value Theory, and Doubly Noncentral t Distribution
 
2007 Fushang Liu Uncertainty and Asymmetric Loss: Estimates Using Density Forecasts
 
2007 He Yan Essays on Job Search
 
2007 Xin Yuan Social Security Programs and Retirement Behaviors in Korea and China: a micro estimation
 
2007 Zulkarnain Pulungan Between and Within Health Dispairities: Determinates Across Race/Ethnicity and Regions in the US
 
2006 Santadarshan Sadhu The Impact of Dowry Remittances on Family Consumption, Labor Supply and Asset Accumulation.
 
2005 Gultekin Isiklar Essays on Macroeconomic Forecasting
2005 Xuelian Wang Essays on Risk Management and Dependence across Stock Markets
2005 Kumarjit Mandal Essays in Monetary Policy Rule
2004 Jabonn Kim Essays on Identification and Interference in the Simultaneous Equation Model with Weak Instruments
2004 Wanjoong Kim Dynamics of Employment & Real Exchange Rates in Developing Countries: Evidence from Three Asian Countries
2004 Vincent Yao Essays on Transportation and Business Cycles
2004 Emrah Arbak Essays on Endogenous Preference and Norms
2004 Nandini Chatterjee Borrowing Constraints: Analysis Based on a Financial Survey of US Households
2004 Xueda Song Essays on Technological Change & Labor Markets
2004 Oz Aydemir Essays in the Application of Extreme Value Theory to Financial and Electricity Markets
2003 Anusuya Roy (Chatterjee) Non-Random Selections in the Head Start Program
2002 Guibo Xing An Econometric Analysis of Veterans' Health Care Utilization
2002 Aysegul Kocer Imperfect Competition in the Higher Education Market with Financial Aid
2002 Ismael Arciniegas Understanding Speculative Attacks Aftermath's with Computational Economics
2002 Duc Le Optimal Lumpy Investment with Costly Reversibility
2001 Kisalaya Basu Sequential and Circular Migration of Labor: Theory, Decision Rules, and Evidence
2001 Woopill Hwang Hospital Responses to Prospective Payment System, New York State
2001 Sumati Srinivas Labor Market Compositional Effects of Productivity
2001 Michael Collins An Econometric Analysis of Labor Supply of Disabled and Aged Individuals: Evidence From the New beneficiary Data System,
2000 Detelina Ivanova Uncertainty, Sentiment, and Expectations: Essays in Econometric Forecasting
2000 Chuanming Gao Estimation of Limited Information Simultaneous Equations Models with Weak Instruments
1999 Jian Gao Monte Carlo Simulation Inference in Discrete Choice Models with an Application to the Co-payment Restructuring for Veterans' Healthcare
1999 Rita Ganguly An Empirical Analysis of Exchange Rates in Target Zones
1999 Jae G. Song Monte Carlo Simulation Inference in Discrete Choice Models with an Application to the Co-payment Restructuring for Veterans' Healthcare
1999 James J. Jozefowicz Estimating the Patent R&D Relationship with Count Panel Data
1999 Chih-Cheng Liao Financial Intermediation and Economics Growth