The 2020 UCLA Ph.D. Economics job market outcomes were released today. Congratulations to all of our students – We are very proud of you!
Half the class will stay in academia, including positions at Yale, Southern Methodist, and Reed in the US, and Nottingham, Tsinghua and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics outside the US.
Others will work for governmental institutions, like the Federal Reserve and World Bank
And several students will move into private sector roles at tech firms (Uber, Amazon), economic consultancy (Analysis Group) and finance (Citadel).
Here is the full list.