Boston University Department of Economics

Placement Officer: Professor Juan Ortner, jortner@bu.edu, (617) 353-6323
PhD Program Administrator: Mirtha Cabello, cabello@bu.edu, (617) 353-4454

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Danrong Chen

Chen DanrongFields: Health Economics, Applied Economics
Job Market Paper:
School Closure Policies and Infectious Diseases
CV | Website | dchen14@bu.edu
References:
Randall P Ellis, Daniele Paserman, Marc Rysman, Astha Singhal

 


Xinyuan Chen

Chen XinyuanFields: Political Economy, Empirical Microeconomics, Applied Economic Theory
Job Market Paper:
Peer Effects in Political Participation among First-Time Voters
CV | Website | xyc@bu.edu
References: 
Kevin Lang, Randall P Ellis, James Feigenbaum, Dilip Mookherjee


Junhao Chen

Chen JunhaoFields: Public Economics, Education, Political Economy, Economics of Digitization
Job Market Paper:
Life-saving Fundraising: Is Donor Generosity Merit-based or Need-based?
CV | Website | chenjh@bu.edu
References:
Daniele Paserman, Raymond Fisman, Siddharth George, James Feigenbaum


Vikram Dixit

Dixit VikramFields: Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Asset Pricing
Job Market Paper:
Firm Risk Networks
CV | Website | vdixitk@bu.edu
References: 
Tarek Hassan, David Lagakos, Stephen Terry

 


Eric Donald

Donald EricFields: Macroeconomics, Public Economics, Energy & Environmental Economics
Job Market Paper:
Spillovers and the Direction of Innovation: An Application to the Clean Energy Transition
CV | Website | ericdon@bu.edu
References:
Pascual Restrepo, David Lagakos, Yuhei Miyauchi


Matteo Francesco Ferroni

Ferroni MatteoFields: Political Economy, Experimental Economics, Applied Microeconomics
Job Market Paper:
Election Results and Democratic Discontent: Expectations, Extremism, and Democratic Values in Post-Election Brazil
CV | Websitemferroni@bu.edu
References:
Raymond Fisman, Stefanie Stantcheva, Martin Fiszbein


Maximiliano Garcia

Garcia MaxFields: Development Economics, Environmental, Political Economy
Job Market Paper:
Governing the Privatized Commons: Evidence from the introduction of Water Boards
CV | Website | maxgar@bu.edu
References:
Raymond Fisman, Martin Fiszbein, Kevin Lang


Eric Hardy

Hardy EricFields: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics
Job Market Paper:
Inflation as an Outcome of Optimal Fiscal and Monetary Policy
CV | Website | ehardy@bu.edu
References:
Robert King, Paul Willen, Stephen Terry


Sophie Li

Li SophieFields: Economic History, Labor Economics, Economics of Gender
Job Market Paper:
The Effect of a Woman-Friendly Occupation on Employment: U.S. Postmasters Before World War II
CV | Website | ywl242@bu.edu
References: 
James Feigenbaum, Robert Margo, Johannes Schmieder


Nayeon Lim

Lim NayeonFields: Labor Economics, Public Economics, Applied Microeconomics
Job Market Paper:
The Impact of Early Public Childcare on Child Penalties
CV | Website | nayeon@bu.edu
References: 
Johannes Schmieder, Daniele Paserman, Patricia Cortes

 


Michele Marcaletti

Marcaletti MicheleFields: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics
Job Market Paper:
The pass-through of direct central bank lending to banks: Evidence from the ECB
CV | Website | mmarcale@bu.edu
References:
Adam Guren, Robert King, Stephen Terry


Patrick Power

Power PatrickFields: Empirical Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Job Market Paper:
The Right to Counsel at Scale
CV | Website | ppower1@bu.edu
References:
Ivan Fernandez-Val, Hiroaki Kaido, Kevin Lang

 


Siyi Song

Song SiyiFields: Development Economics, Empirical IO
Job Market Paper:
Big Crunch after Big Bang: Household Income Effects of China’s Anti-Corruption Campaign
CV | Website | sson7449@bu.edu
References:
Dilip Mookherjee, Marc Rysman, Kevin Lang


Yajie Tang

Tang YajieFields: Empirical Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics
Job Market Paper:
Network Externalities and Spatial Spillovers of Entry: A Dynamic Analysis of Investment in Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in the U.S.
CV | Website | yjtang@bu.edu
References:
Marc Rysman, Jihye Jeon, Randall P Ellis


Xunkang Tian

Tian XunkangFields: Econometrics, Development Economics
Job Market Paper:
Estimation of Determinants of Network Formation in Rural Indian Villages
CV | Website | xktian@bu.edu
References:
Hiroaki Kaido, Jean-Jacques Forneron, Ivan Fernandez-Val