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Job Market Candidates (all)

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PSE PhD Students

Oscar David Barrera Rodriguez

Oscar David Barrera Rodriguez

Luis Guillermo Becerra-Valbuena

Luis Guillermo Becerra-Valbuena

Sébastien Bock

Sébastien Bock

Philippe Colo

Philippe Colo

  • Primary Field: Applied Theory
  • Secondary Fields: Experimental Economics
  • Supervisor: Jean-Marc Tallon, Stéphane Zuber
  • References: Jean-Marc Tallon, Stéphane Zuber, Frédéric Koessler, Mohammed Abdellaoui, Brian Hill
  • Job Market PAPER: Expert-based Scientific Knowledge: Communicating over Models
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Philippe is interested in decision making when information relies heavily on experts. His work uses theoretical models and tools from experimental economics to provide both a deeper understanding of the process and concrete guidance, in particular in the context of climate related policies.

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Juliette Crespin-Boucaud

Juliette Crespin-Boucaud

Monica Gomez Ospina

Monica Gomez Ospina

  • Primary Field: Monetary Policy
  • Secondary Fields: Labor Market, Cycle, Unemployment
  • Supervisor: Hairault Jean-Olivier
  • References: Jean-Olivier Hairault, Nuno Coimbra, Fernando aramillo
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Monica studies the economics of informality, focusing on the impact of informal labor markets on optimal monetary policy design. Her work provides a deeper understanding of the implications of informality for inflation stabilization and monetary policy in emerging economies.

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Yajna Govind

Yajna Govind

  • Primary Field: Applied Labor Microeconomics
  • Secondary Fields: Public Economics, Political Economy
  • Supervisor: PIKETTY Thomas
  • References: Piketty Thomas, Rapoport Hillel, Marco Tabellini, Marion Leturcq
  • Job Market PAPER: Is naturalization a passport for better labor market integration? Evidence from a quasi-experimental design
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Yajna’s research focuses on the economics of migration and inequality, exploiting a large range of data, from administrative panel data to historical sources. Her research provides insights on the historical legacies of colonization and its contemporary implications on racial inequality, and in particular in terms of the economic integration of foreigners in the host country.

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Brendan Harnoys-Vannier

Brendan Harnoys-Vannier

  • Primary Field: International Economics
  • Secondary Fields: Financial Crises, Narrative Economics
  • Supervisor: Daniel Cohen
  • References: Bénassy-Quéré Agnès, Bussière Matthieu, Cohen Daniel, Imbs Jean
  • Job Market PAPER: HarnoysV2020_4HorsemenApocalypse_JOBMARKETPAPER
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Brendan's research concentrates on international macroeconomics and finance with a particular focus on the links between financial crises and business cycles in emerging and developing markets. His work draws on past institutional experiences to combine econometric methods and new narrative evidence to create new datasets and identify the shocks and vulnerabilities behind multiple crisis episodes.

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Eui Young Jung

Eui Young Jung

  • Primary Field: Macroeconomics
  • Secondary Fields: Labor economics
  • Supervisor: Gilles Saint-Paul
  • References: Ferrière Axelle, Ravn Morten, Saint-Paul Gilles
  • Job Market PAPER: On the design of labor market programs as stabilization policies
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Euiyoung's research focuses on Macro-Labor economics, particularly exploring frictional labor markets and interactions between labor market friction and other market imperfections. His job market paper analyzes how to design labor market policies across business cycles when an economy faces asset and labor market frictions.

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Marion Leroutier

Marion Leroutier

  • Primary Field: Applied environmental economics
  • Secondary Fields: Public Economics, Urban Economics
  • Supervisor: Katheline Schubert, Philippe Quirion
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Marion's research focuses on the effectiveness and distributional impacts of environmental regulation, with a specific focus on air pollution and climate mitigation. She addresses these questions using policy evaluation econometric techniques applied to administrative, survey and spatial data.

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Jaime Leyva

Jaime Leyva

  • Primary Field: International macroeconomics
  • Secondary Fields: Macroeconomics
  • Supervisor: Antoine d'Autume - Nuno Coimbra
  • References: Antoine d'Autume, Nuno Coimbra, Antonio David, Catherine Doz
  • Job Market PAPER: Sudden Stops: Consequences, Asymmetries and Policy Implications
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Jaime is an international macroeconomist, focusing on the international monetary system with a particular interest in capital flow fluctuations. He exploits a broad range of empirical and modelling methods to study international financial spillovers, questions related to the global financial cycle and financial crises in emerging countries.

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Max Lobeck

Max Lobeck

  • Primary Field: Behavioral economics
  • Secondary Fields: Experimental economics, Labor Economics, Public economics
  • Supervisor: Jacquemet Nicolas - Senik Claudia
  • References: Roberto Galbiati, Nicolas Jacquemet, Shachar Kariv, Claudia Senik
  • Job Market PAPER: Motivating Beliefs in a Just World
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Max is a behavioral economist with a focus on economic inequality. His research uses observational and experimental data to get a better understanding of how institutions, policies, and beliefs shape attitudes towards inequality.

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Juan Luksic

Juan Luksic

Jaime Mauricio Montana Doncel

Jaime Mauricio Montana Doncel

  • Primary Field: Labor economics
  • Secondary Fields: Development economics, Personnel economics
  • Supervisor: Margolis David
  • Job Market PAPER: Wage posting and multidimensional skills mismatch
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Jaime's research questions aim at understanding, both from a theoretical and an applied perspective, how workers with multidimensional skills and firms with heterogeneous needs match, and why skill mismatches occur. He is also interested in informal employment in developing countries and in exploiting non-traditional sources for labor market information.

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Alex Proshin

Alex Proshin

  • Primary Field: Health economics
  • Secondary Fields: Machine Learning, Microeconometrics, Behavioral Economics
  • Supervisor: ROCHAIX Lise - LAPORTE Audrey
  • References: Randall Ellis, Audrey Laporte, Lise Rochaix
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Alex does applied econometric research in the area of public and health economics, combining traditional econometric estimation and novel machine learning techniques. His work has broad international outreach (France, Canada, Russia), and has been carried out in tight collaboration with the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME) of the University of Toronto.

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Shaden Shabayek

Shaden Shabayek

  • Primary Field: Social and economic networks
  • Secondary Fields: Economic theory
  • Supervisor: Bloch Francis
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Shaden studies social and economic networks, with a special focus on models of opinion dynamics. Her work introduces concepts grounded in behavioral sciences to the economic literature on naive learning in order to deepen the understanding of empirically well documented phenomena such as opinion polarization.

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Sara Signorelli

Sara Signorelli

Postdoc, PSE Alumni

Simon Briole

Simon Briole

  • Primary Field: Applied Microeconomics and Public Policy Evaluation
  • Secondary Fields: Labour, Education, Health and Political Economy
  • Supervisor: Éric Maurin
  • Job Market PAPER: From teacher quality to teaching quality: Instructional productivity and teaching practices in the US
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Simon's main research topics are Labour, Education, Health and Political Economy, with a focus on inequalities and public policy evaluation. His thesis dissertation focuses on teacher productivity and on the influence of school peers on educational outcomes. He is also currently working as a Principal Investigator on several RCTs related to citizenship education, teacher training, and the labor market integration of vulnerable people, and that are implemented in European countries (France, Greece, Spain, UK) and Afghanistan.

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Aya Elewa

Aya Elewa

  • Primary Field: International Trade and IO
  • Secondary Fields: Industrial Organization, Theory, Applied Microeconomics
  • Supervisor: Jean-Philippe Tropeano
  • References: Jean-Philippe Tropeano, Lionel Fontagné, Peter Neary, Marcelo Olarreaga, Mathieu Parenti
  • Job Market PAPER: Mixed market structure, competition and market size: How does product mix respond?
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Aya's research lies between International Trade and Industrial Organization, with a focus on firm behavior after trade liberalization. Building theoretical models that she can test empirically, she studies how competition and market structure differs after trade openness.

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Juni Singh

Juni Singh

  • Primary Field: Behavioral Economics
  • Secondary Fields: Development Economics, Experimental Economics
  • Supervisor: Jehiel Philippe
  • References: Banerjee Abhijit V., Comola Margherita, Jacquemet Nicolas, Jehiel Philippe
  • Job Market PAPER: Endogenous Institutions: a network experiment in Nepal - with Giulio Iacobelli
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Juni is a behavioral development economist who studies social networks and institutions using a combination of econometrics, experiments and theory. She has experience in designing and conducting original surveys in Nepal (a network survey and a lab-in-the-field experiment), from the fund-raising stage through the implementation in the field.

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Postdoc under contract at PSE

Emilie Bonhoure

Emilie Bonhoure

Nicolas Navarrete

Nicolas Navarrete

  • Primary Field: Labor economics
  • Secondary Fields: Health economics, Economics of education
  • Supervisor: de Chaisemartin Clément, Becker Sascha, Gurgand Marc
  • References: de Chaisemartin Clément, Gurgand Marc, Becker Sascha
  • Job Market PAPER: Direct and spillover effects on health of increased income for the elderly: evidence from a Chilean pension program
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Nicolás is a labor economist interested in exploring the effect of welfare interventions - particularly income transfers to households and school interventions - on their direct beneficiaries, as well as the spillover effects on beneficiaries’ household members and peers. Using microeconometric methods and data from different contexts, his work aims to inform how a full line of interactions change when interventions are in place.

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