Department of Economics
Ph.D. Job Market Candidates

 

Placement Director:

Professor Kajal Lahiri
E-mail: klahiri@albany.edu
Phone: (518) 442-4735


Job Market Candidates (2015-2016):


Na Cheng

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Primary Fields:

Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, Applied Microeconometrics
Secondary Fields: Economics of Innovation, Organizational Economics, Contract Theory
Dissertation: Essays on Patenting, R&D and Technological Innovations
Advisor: Gerald R. Marschke
 
 

Rui Cheng

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Primary Fields: Applied Econometrics, Health Economics
Secondary Fields: Labor Economics, Public Finance
Dissertation: Essays on Income Inequality, Minority Health and Healthcare Spending
Advisor: Kajal Lahiri
 
 

 

Xian Li

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Primary Fields:
Secondary Fields:
Health Economics
Applied Econometrics
Dissertation: Smoking Behavior and Development of Health Problems of Elderly: A Panel Data Analysis using HRS.
Advisor: Kajal Lahiri
 
 

 

Yunan (Eric) Lu

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Primary Fields: Macroeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Dissertation: Essays on Wealth Distribution and Wealth Inequality
Advisor: John B. Jones
 
 

 

Marshall Makate

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Primary Fields: Health economics, Macroeconomics, and Labor Economics
Dissertation: Three Essays in Health Economics
Advisor: Pinka Chatterji
 
 

 

Richa Saraf

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Primary Fields:
Secondary Fields:
International Economics, Macroeconomics
Applied Econometrics
Dissertation: Three Essays in International Trade
Advisor: Betty C. Daniel
 
 

Cong Yu

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Primary Fields:
Secondary Fields:
Health Economics
Applied Econometrics
Dissertation: Odds of Cesarean Section, Childbirth Outcomes and Public Policy: Empirical Study Based on New York State Matched Data
Advisor: Kajal Lahiri