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Job Market Candidates 2012-2013

Placement Director: Professor Adam McCloskey

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Manager, Student Affairs: Angelica Vargas

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florencia

Florencia Borrescio Higa
florencia@brown.edu
CV
Abstract

Job Market Paper:
"Can Walmart Make Us Healthier? Price Competition in the Market for Prescription Drugs"

References:
Anna_Aizer
Kenneth Chay
Kaivan Munshi
Sriniketh Nagavarapu

Fields:
Health Economics
Applied Microeconomics
Development




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coleman

Nicholas Coleman
Nicholas_Coleman@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"
Bank Ownership, Lending, and Local Economic Performance in the 2008 Financial Crisis"

References:
Ross Levine
Andrei Shleifer
David Weil

Fields:
Financial Economics
Political Economy


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dai

Tianran Dai
Tianran_Dai@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"
The Impact of Young Cohort Size on Adult Educational Upgrading: Evidence from Family Planning Policies in China"

References:
Kenneth Chay
Andrew Foster
Vernon Henderson
Louis Putterman

Fields:
Development Economics
Labor Economics
Urban Economics

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droller

Federico Droller
Federico_Droller@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"Migration and Long-run Economic Development: Evidence from Settlements in the Pampas"

References:
Pedro Dal Bo
Ross Levine
David Weil

Fields:
Economic Growth and Development
Macroeconomics
Political economy

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guzman

Martin Guzman
Martin_Guzman@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"Overborrowing Crises and The Role of Expectations"

References:
Peter Howitt
Oded Galor
Axel Leijonhufvud

Fields:
Macroeconomics
Economic Growth
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he

Tai-Sen He
Tai-Sen_He@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"
Tax or Transfer? The Framing Effect of Redistribution Policy: Experimental Evidence"

References:
Louis Putterman Pedro Dal Bo
Brian Knight
Rachel Friedberg

Fields:
Behavioral Economics
Experimental Economics
Public Economics

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ong

EeCheng Ong
EeCheng_Ong@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"Education and Labor Market Outcomes of Malaysia's Affirmative Action Policies"

References:
Nathaniel Baum-Snow
Brian Knight
Glenn Loury

Fields:
Public Economics
Economics of Education
Labor Economics


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solomon

Pantelis Solomon
Pantelis_Solomon@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"
Do Schools Learn: Response to North Carolina's School Accountability Program"

References:
Andrew Foster
Kenneth Chay
John Tyler

Fields:
Economics of Education
Public Economics
Applied Microeconomics


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wang

Zhi Wang
Zhi_Wang@brown.edu
CV
Abstract


Job Market Paper:
"
Smart City: Learning Effects and Labor Force Entry"

References:
Nathaniel Baum-Snow
Andrew Foster
Vernon Henderson Qinghua Zhang

Fields:
Urban Economics
Labor Economics
Applied Microeconomics

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