Applied Economics Job Market Candidates

Ph.D. Coordinator:  Professor Gilles Duranton email_24_14
Graduate Administrator:  Diana Broach email_24_14

Laurence Anthony Go


Research Interests

  • Development Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Labor Economics
  • Organizational Economics

Read more on Laurence

email: golaur@wharton.upenn.edu
Personal website; CV

JOB MARKET PAPER

“Family Comes First: Political Dynasties, Rank Effects and Political Succession”

FACULTY ADVISORS

Hongyu Xiao

Research Interests

  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Urban Economics
  • Housing and Real Estate
  • Economics of Innovation
  • Industrial Organization

Read more on Hongyu

email: hongxiao@wharton.upenn.edu
Personal website; CV

Job Market Paper

“Commuting and Innovation: Are Closer Inventors more Productive?”

Faculty Advisors

Caitlin Gorback

 

Research Interests

  • Urban Economics
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Housing and Household Finance
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Environmental Economics

Read more on Caitlin

email: cgorb@wharton.upenn.edu
Personal website; CV

Job Market Paper

“Your Uber has Arrived: Ridesharing and the Redistribution of Economic Activity” 

Faculty Advisors

Mingli Zhong

Research Interests

  • Public Economics
  • Household Economics
  • Behavioral Economics

Read more on Mingli

email: mingliz@wharton.upenn.edu
Personal website; CV

Job Market Paper

“Optimal Default Retirement Saving Policies: Theory and Evidence from OregonSaves’

Faculty Advisors

Business Economics and Public Policy Department
The Wharton School,
University of Pennsylvania
300 Vance Hall
3733 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6301
Phone: (215) 898-3015
Fax: (215) 898-7635

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