• Al Rakhis, Monira

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: Kuwait University

    Ash, Thomas

    Position: Research Economist

    Institution: UCLA Anderson Forecast

    Boysel, Sam

    Position: Postdoctoral Fellow

    Institution: Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard

    Ding, Yukun

    Position: Economist

    Institution: International Monetary Fund (IMF)

    Espinosa Torres, Juan

    Position: Associate

    Institution: Analysis Group

    Fajury, Karim

    Position: Associate

    Institution: Cornerstone Research

    Franguridi, Grigory

    Position: Research Scientist

    Institution: USC center for Economic and Social Research

    Islamul Haque, Mohammad

    Position: Post-Doctoral Associate

    Institution: MacMillan Center of the Yale University

    Kochar, Rajat

    Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Institution: University of Chicago

    Lee, Jung Hyuk

    Position: Deputy Director

    Institution: Ministry of Economy and Finance, Republic of Korea

    Mahler, Amy

    Position: Associate Economist

    Institution: RAND Corporation

    Roig, Nicolas

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: Universidad de Alicante

    Roitberg, Tal

    Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Institution: Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati branch

    Song, Ruozi

    Position: Research Economist

    Institution: World Bank

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    Tian, Jingyi

    Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Institution: University of Houston, Bauer College of Business

    Yang, Liying

    Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Institution: University of British Columbia

    Yang, Shaoshang

    Position: Consultant

    Institution: Boston Consulting Group(Beijing)

  • Chen, Zhen

    Position: Associate

    Institution: Analysis Group

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    Kim, Dongwook

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Bank of Korea

    Lee, Rachel

    Position: Applied Scientist

    Institution: Uber

    Park, Hae Yeun

    Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Institution: University of Southern California

    Xu, Yejia “Richard”

    Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Institution: Harvard Business School, The Digital, Data and Design (D^3) Institute

  • Ahmed, Rashad

    Position: Economist

    Institution: US Department of the Treasury

    Aristidou, Andreas

    Position: Behavioral Scientist

    Institution: Zillow

    Finley, Brian

    Position: Economist

    Institution: US Census Bureau

    Ghaus, Usman

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Amazon

    Han, Bada

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Bank of Korea

    Jiang, Qin

    Position: Data Scientist

    Institution: Quora

    Kim, Bora

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: University of Nottingham Ningbo China

    Ko, Jeehyun

    Position: Research Fellow

    Institution: Korean Institute of Public Finance

    Kwon, Eunjee

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: University of Cincinnati

    Liu, Yinan

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: Renmin University of China

    Qian, Yiwei

    Position: Postdoctoral Research Scholar

    Institution: Stanford University

    Schneider, Jacob

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Amazon

    Wang, Jingbo

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: Chinese University of Hong Kong

    Xie, Yimeng

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: Xiamen University

    Yu, Zhou

    Position: Macroeconomist

    Institution: Fullgoal Fund Management

    Zhang, Yinqi

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: University of International Business and Economics

  • Aggarwal, Kanika

    Position: Research Consultant

    Institution: United Nations Development Programme

    Cao, Jisu

    Position: Postdoctoral Researcher

    Institution: Texas A&M University

    Cao, Yu

    Position: Economist

    Institution: World Bank

    Deng, Weiran

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Amazon

    Jain, Urvashi

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: University of South Alabama

    Kim, Daehyun

    Position: Postdoctoral Fellow

    Institution: Seoul National University

    Krishnaswamy, Nandita

    Position: Associate

    Institution: Analysis Group

    Park, Minwoo

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: National Chengchi University

    Sharifvaghefi, Mahrad

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: University of Pittsburgh

    Wang, Shichen

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Amazon

    Xin, Weining

    Position: Economist

    Institution: International Monetary Fund

    Yun, Jeonghwan

    Position: Research Fellow

    Institution: Korea Institute for International Economic Policy

  • Abboud, Ali

    Position: Postdoctoral Researcher

    Institution: Ohio State University

    Chu, Wenjing

    Position: Senior Analyst

    Institution: Hawaii Medical Service Association

    Chuk, Kenneth

    Position: Data Scientist

    Institution: Cloud9 Esports

    Dewan, Ambuj

    Position: Postdoctoral Fellow

    Institution: New York University, Langone Health

    Fioretti, Michele

    Position: Assistant Professor

    Institution: Sciences Po

    He, Rui

    Position: Capital Market Model Validation Analyst

    Institution: U.S. Bank

    Heilmann, Kilian

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Uber Technologies

    Reese, Simon

    Position: Associate Senior Lecturer

    Institution: Lund University

    Shin, Eunhae

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Mathematica Policy Research

    Smith, Simon

    Position: Economist

    Institution: Federal Reserve Board

    Wang, Hongming

    Position: Postdoctoral Researcher

    Institution: Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study

Placement Facts:

An average of 11 PhD students graduate from our department every year. In recent years, our PhD candidates have found positions with the following institutions:

US Academic Institutions

  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Binghamton University
  • Fordham University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Harvard University
  • Kansas State University
  • Notre Dame University
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of California Irvine
  • University of California Los Angeles
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Westminster College, Utah

International Academic Institutions 

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico
  • National University of Singapore
  • Renmin University of China
  • Sciences Po
  • Toulouse School of Economics
  • University College London
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Waterloo
  • Xiamen University

Government and Intergovernmental Organizations 

  • Federal Reserve Board
  • International Monetary Fund
  • KIEP
  • KIPF
  • The World Bank
  • UN-WIDER
  • US Census Bureau
  • US Department of the Treasury

Private Sector

  • Amazon
  • Cornerstone Research
  • Deloitte
  • Healthcare Solutions at dLife
  • Mathematica
  • Microsoft
  • Moody’s
  • Zillow