Placement Directors

Placement Coordinator

John Asker

Professor

johnasker@econ.ucla.edu

Ariel Burstein

Professor

arielb@econ.ucla.edu
(310) 206-6732

Staff to be determined

Graduate Advisor

Bunche Hall 8292
(310) 206-1413

Candidates

Omer Ali

Omer Ali

Economic Theory, Political Economy

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Dissertation Title: Essays in Economic Theory
References: Ichiro Obara, Marek Pycia, Maciej Kotowski, Romain Wacziarg

Adrien d’Avernas

Adrien d’Avernas

Macroeconomics, Finance

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Dissertation Title: Essays on Macroeconomics and Financial Markets
References: Andrew Atkeson, Lee E. Ohanian, Pierre-Olivier Weill, Andrea Eisfeldt

Andreas Gulyas

Andreas Gulyas

Macroeconomics, Labor

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Dissertation Title: TBA
References: Lee E. Ohanian, Pablo Fajgelbaum, Till Von Wachter, Pierre-Olivier Weill

Xue Hu

Xue Hu

Labor, Real Estate, Applied Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics

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Dissertation Title: TBA
References: Moshe Buchinsky, Edward Kung, Zhipeng Liao, Stuart Gabriel

Ana Luisa Pessoa Araujo

Ana Luisa Pessoa Araujo

Macroeconomics, Labor

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Dissertation Title: Essays on labor market institutions and wage inequality
References: Hugo Hopenhayn, Pierre-Olivier Weill, Lynne G. Zucker

Ruoyao Shi

Ruoyao Shi

Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics, Labor

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Dissertation Title: Essays in Econometrics
References: Jinyong Hahn, Zhipeng Liao, Rosa Liliana Matzkin, Moshe Buchinsky

Chad Stecher

Chad Stecher

Health, Development, Applied Microeconomics, Behavioral Economics

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Dissertation Title: Essays in Health Economics
References: Dora L. Costa, Arleen Leibowitz, Adriana Lleras-Muney, Kathleen McGarry

Colin Weiss

Colin Weiss

Economic History, Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, Finance

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Dissertation Title: TBA
References: Dora L. Costa, Leah Platt Boustan, Andrew Atkeson, Francois Geerolf

Sibo Yan

Sibo Yan

Financial Economics, Applied Econometrics, Finance

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Dissertation Title: Essays on High-Frequency Finance
References: Bryan Ellickson, Patrick Convery, Zhipeng Liao

Gabriel Zaourak

Gabriel Zaourak

Macroeconomics, International Economics, Development, Finance

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Dissertation Title: Essays on Financial Crises and Misallocation
References: Ariel Burstein, Lee E. Ohanian, Francisco Buera