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Graduate Programs

PhD Job Candidates

The following PhD candidates are seeking full time employment. For more information on any of these students, please contact either the students directly or Burhanettin Kuruscu (Placement Officer). A package of all the students' CVs is available for download.

Boik, Andre

Research fields: Industrial organization
Dissertation title: Essays on Uniform Pricing and Vertical Contracts in Two-Sided Markets
Dissertation committee: Kenneth Corts, Mara Lederman, Rahul Deb
Contact: andre.boik@utoronto.ca, cell phone 416-877-7671
Website: http://individual.utoronto.ca/andreboik/

Ding, Ding

Research fields: Corporate Finance, Behavioral Finance
Dissertation title: Essays on Market Conditions and Corporate Investment Decisions
Dissertation committee: Xiaodong Zhu, Varouj A. Aivazian, Martin Burda
Contact: d.ding@utoronto.ca, cell phone 416-323-2842
Website: http://individual.utoronto.ca/dding/

Found, Adam

Research fields: Public Finance and Urban Economics
Dissertation title: Essays in Municipal Finance
Dissertation committee: Adonis Yatchew, Frank Mathewson, Kory Kroft, Enid Slack
Contact: adam.found@utoronto.ca, home phone 416-769-8351
Website: http://individual.utoronto.ca/adamfound/

Karapanagiotidis, Paul

Research fields: Time series econometrics
Dissertation title: Essays in Financial and Macro Econometrics
Dissertation committee: Christian Gourieroux, Martin Burda, John Maheu
Contact: p.karapanagiotidis@utoronto.ca, cell phone 647-244-3959
Website: http://individual.utoronto.ca/paulkara/

Karasik, Leonid

Research fields: International Trade
Dissertation title: Three Essays in International Trade
Dissertation committee: Daniel Trefler, Peter Morrow, Kunal Dasgupta
Contact: leonid.karasik@utoronto.ca, cell phone 647-864-6493
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/leokarasik

Li, Li

Research fields: Macroeconomics, Monetary, Macro Finance
Dissertation title: Three Essays in Sovereign Default, Self-control and Policy Implications
Dissertation committee: Shouyong Shi, Jordi Mondria, Burhanettin Kuruscu
Contact: lli.li@utoronto.ca, cell phone 647-965-1886
Website: http://individual.utoronto.ca/li_li/

Mak, Ho Nam

Research fields: Labor Economics
Dissertation title: Three Essays on Youth Maturation
Dissertation committee: Aloysius Siow, Robert McMillan, Philip Oreopoulos
Contact: honam.mak@utoronto.ca, cell phone 647-808-2607
Website: http://ericmakhn.wordpress.com/

Spanos, Grigorios

Research fields: International Trade, Labor Economics
Dissertation title: Essays in International Trade
Dissertation committee: Gilles Duranton, Peter Morrow, Kunal Dasgupta
Contact: grigorios.spanos@utoronto.ca, home phone 647-827-6479
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/grigoriosspanos/

Takahashi, Hidenori

Research fields: Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics, Auction
Dissertation title: Design in Auction
Dissertation committee: Victor Aguirregabiria, Ettore Damiano, Junichi Suzuki
Contact: hidenori.takahashi@utoronto.ca, cell phone 647-294-0531
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/hidenoritakahashiutoronto/

Xiong, Hui

Research fields: Macroeconomics, Labor Economics and International Economics
Dissertation title: Human Capital and Occupational Mobility
Dissertation committee: Diego Restuccia, Gueorgui Kambourov, Shouyong Shi
Contact: h.xiong@mail.utoronto.ca, home phone 416-463-8883, cell phone 647-778-8853
Website: http://individual.utoronto.ca/h_xiong/