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Graduate Programs

Economics 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 Colin Stewart (Placement Officer).

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Tommaso Alba

Dissertation title: Essays on Intellectual Property and Innovation
Dissertation committee: Matthew Mitchell, Victor Aguirregabiria, Alberto Galasso
Contact: tommaso.alba@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 647-915-8988
Website: https://www.tommasoalba.com/
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William Arbour

Dissertation title: Essays in the Economics of Crime
Dissertation committee: Philip Oreopoulos, David Price, Arthur Blouin
Contact: william.arbour@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 581-309-7089
Website: https://www.williamarbour.com/
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JoonHwan Cho

Dissertation title: Essays on Econometrics and Industrial Organization
Dissertation committee: Yao Luo, Yuanyuan Wan, Jiaying Gu
Contact: joonhwan.cho@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 416-526-7925
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/joonhwancho
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Jessica Brooke Gallant

Dissertation title: Essays in Health Economics
Dissertation committee: Gustavo Bobonis, Arthur Blouin, Laura Derksen
Contact: jessica.gallant@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 613-265-2991
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/jessicagallant
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Dylan Gowans

Dissertation title: The distribution of income and markups
Dissertation committee: Serdar Ozkan, Murat Celik, Victor Aguirregabiria
Contact: Dylan.Gowans@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 613-915-4473
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/dylan-gowans/
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Elaine Guo

Dissertation title: Economics of Mental Health
Dissertation committee: Robert McMillan, Mark Stabile, Shari Eli
Contact: elainexiaoyu.guo@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 905-921-6689
Website: https://www.elaineguo.com
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Rallye Shen

Dissertation title: Essays on Transportation and Housing
Dissertation committee: Nathaniel Baum-Snow, Shari Eli, Stephan Heblich
Contact: rallye.shen@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 613-986-4188
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/rallyeshen
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Aly Farhad Somani

Dissertation title: Essays in Labour Economics and Political Economy
Dissertation committee: Kory Kroft, Gustavo Bobonis, David Price
Contact: aly.somani@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 647-871-2765
Website: https://alysomani.github.io/
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Tom Stringham

Dissertation title: Essays in Econometrics
Dissertation committee: Jiaying Gu, Shari Eli, Yuanyuan Wan
Contact: tom.stringham@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 647-523-1179
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/tomstringham
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Alison Kathleen Taylor

Dissertation title: Essays in Climate Change and Financial Economics
Dissertation committee: Peter Cziraki, Pat Akey, Craig Doidge
Contact: alisonkathleen.taylor@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 343-989-2637
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/alisonkathleentaylor/home
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Ruizhi Zhu

Dissertation title: Targeting, advertising and privacy
Dissertation committee: Xianwen Shi, Sridhar Moorthy, Rahul Deb, Marcin Pęski
Contact: rz.zhu@mail.utoronto.ca, Phone: 647-879-9122
Website: https://www.zhurz.com

Job Candidates affiliated with the Department

The following candidates, affiliated with the Department, are also seeking full-time employment. For more information on any of them, please contact the student(s) or their supervisor(s) directly.

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Ramin Forouzandeh Shahraki

Dissertation title: Essays on Geographical Mobility and Labor Market
Dissertation committee: Nathaniel Baum-Snow, William Strange, Lu Han
Contact: ramin.forouzandeh@rotman.utoronto.ca , Phone: 437-998-3827
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/raminforouzandeh/
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Ruichi Xiong

Dissertation title: The Economic Effects of International Connections
Dissertation committee: Nathaniel Baum-Snow, April Franco, William Strange
Contact: Ruichi.xiong@rotman.utoronto.ca
Website: https://www.ruichixiong.com/
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Lucienne Talba Papite

Job market paper: Of Cattle and (Wo)men: Animal Domestication and Gender Disparities
Faculty contacts: Nicola Lacetera, Shari Eli
Contact: lucienne.talba@rotman.utoronto.ca, Phone: +1 (437) 255-4769
Website: https://www.luciennetalba.com