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Job Market PSE (candidat.e.s EEA & ASSA)

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> Assistant to PSE Job Market placement officer : Véronique Guillotin - veronique.guillotin psemail.eu

Emilie Bonhoure

Emilie Bonhoure

  • Primary Field: Corporate Finance
  • Secondary Fields: Corporate governance, Financial history
  • Supervisor: Germain Laurent, Le Bris David, Hautcoeur Pierre-Cyrille
  • References: Germain Laurent, Monnet Eric, Riva Angelo, Troege Michael,
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Emilie studies topics related to corporate governance, focusing on firms listed on French financial markets at the beginning of the 20th century, to unveil specific paths of development and original governance mechanisms or dividend policies. Beside financial markets, she also studies another channel of firm external financing: the French banking system and its evolution.

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Monica Gomez Ospina

Monica Gomez Ospina

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

    Monica studies the economics of informality, focusing on the impact of informal labor markets on the 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 microeconomics
  • Secondary Fields: Migration, Inequality
  • Supervisor: PIKETTY Thomas
  • References: Piketty Thomas, Rapoport Hillel
  • 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 interplay between labor market inequality and integration and origins, with a focus on the labor market trajectories of migrants.

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Brendan Harnoys-Vannier

Brendan Harnoys-Vannier

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

    Euiyoung's research focuses on Macro-Labor economics, particularly investigating the impact of labor and fiscal policies on macroeconomic aggregates. His job market paper suggests how to design labor market policies when an economy is associated with the incomplete asset and labor markets.

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Jaime Leyva

Jaime Leyva

  • Primary Field: Internationational macroeconomics
  • Secondary Fields: Macroeconomics
  • Supervisor: d'Autume Antoine - Coimbra Nuno
  • References: Coimbra Nuno, d'Autume Antoine, David Antonio, Doz Catherine
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

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

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Max Lobeck

Max Lobeck

  • Primary Field: Behavioral economics
  • Secondary Fields: Experimental economics. Economics of inequality, Public economics
  • Supervisor: Jacquemet Nicolas - Senik Claudia
  • References: Roberto Galbiati, Nicolas Jacquemet, Shachar Kariv, Claudia Senik
  • 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

  • Primary Field: Development Economics
  • Secondary Fields: Public economics
  • Supervisor: Karen Macours
  • References: Gurgand Marc, Macours Karen
  • Curriculum Vitae: Version française , English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Juan's research focuses on how children's skills formation is affected when they are exposed to contextual factors at different ages. He has an interest and experience in studying how phenomena that change social interaction - such as segregation or immigration - affect the development of skills and social mobility.

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Jaime Mauricio Montana Doncel

Jaime Mauricio Montana Doncel

  • Primary Field: Labor economics
  • Secondary Fields: Development economics, Personnel economics
  • Supervisor: Margolis David
  • 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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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, Maurin Eric, 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 with a particular interest in exploring the direct effect of nationwide people-helping interventions on their beneficiaries, as well as the multiplier effect on beneficiaries’ household members and peers. Using microeconometric methods and data from different contexts, his work provides a wholistic understanding of the effects of interventions.

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Alex Proshin

Alex Proshin

  • Primary Field: Health economics
  • Secondary Fields: Machine Learning, Microenometrics, Behavioral Economics
  • Supervisor: ROCHAIX Lise - LAPORTE Audrey
  • References: Randall Ellis, Hélène Huber, Lise Rochaix, Mark Stabile
  • 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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Matthieu Segol

Matthieu Segol

  • Primary Field: Financial economics
  • Secondary Fields: Financial regulation, Banking, Corporate Finance
  • Supervisor: Imbs Jean
  • References: Imbs Jean
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    With the objective of helping evidence-based policy decisions, Matthieu studies the functioning of financial systems and their relationship with the real economy. In particular, he has investigated the effects of several major regulations on financial institutions in the aftermath of the 2008 crisis and analyzed the limits of bank-based financial systems to finance long-term growth in Europe.

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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

Juni Singh

Juni Singh

  • Primary Field: Development economics
  • Secondary Fields: Experimental economics, Behavioral economics, Network economics
  • Supervisor: Jehiel Philippe
  • References: Banerjee Abhijit V., Comola Margherita, Jacquement Nicolas, Jehiel Philippe
  • Curriculum Vitae: English version
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Juni is a 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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