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We also invite you to review job market candidates at the University of Chicago’s Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics.

Accounting

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Gurpal Sran "Disclosing Labor Demand"
Christian Leuz
Disclosure and Transparency Regulation, Labor, Risk-Taking in Financial Institutions
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Lauren Vollon "Venture Capital and Private M&A Transactions"
Hans Christensen
Securities Regulation with a focus on the Effects of Disclosure and Transparency; Venture Capital; Private M&A Contracting
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Economics

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Zhonglin Li "Big-box Store Expansion and Consumer Welfare"
Chad Syverson
Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics
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Andrés Shahidinejad "Are (Nonprofit) Banks Special? The Economic Effects of Banking With Credit Unions"
Matthew Notowidigdo
Household Finance, Public Economics, Banking, Nonprofit Organizations
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Finance


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Vera Chau "Knowledge Spillovers and Technology Growth: Evidence from the Energy Industry"
Amir Sufi
Corporate Finance, Innovation and Growth, Energy and Environmental Finance, Household and Real Estate Finance
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John Heilbron "Credit Constraints and Bias in Hedonic Amenity Valuations"
Amir Sufi
Household Finance, Public Finance
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Kelly Posenau "Debt and Water: Effects of Bondholder Protections on Public Goods"
Anil Kashyap
Empirical Corporate Finance, Public Finance, Financial Intermediation
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Blair Vorsatz "Costs of Political Polarization: Evidence from Mutual Fund Managers during Covid-19"
Lubos Pastor
Asset Management, Political Beliefs, Sustainability, Collectibles (eg: Art)
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Joint Program in Financial Economics


Student Job Market Paper Dissertation Chair(s) Research Interests Contact Info
Ehsan Azarmsa "Financing Infrastructure with Inattentive Investors: The Case of US Municipal Governments "
Ralph Koijen and Pietro Veronesi
Public Finance, Macrofinance, Economic Inequality
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Rafael Jiménez Durán "The Economics of Content Moderation: Theory and Experimental Evidence from Hate Speech on Twitter"
Leonardo Bursztyn and Pietro Tebaldi
Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Applied Microeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization, Economics of Social Media
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James Traina "Labor Market Power and Technological Change in US Manufacturing"
Erik Hurst and Chad Syverson
Competition, Technology
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Management Science/Operations Management

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Charlie Hannigan "Reducing Case Lengths and Overstays in Large Jail Systems"
Baris Ata
Criminal Justice, Human Behavior in Queueing Systems, Structural Estimation, Conjoint Analysis
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Marketing

Student Job Market Paper Dissertation Chair(s) Research Interests Contact Info
Annabelle Roberts "Love is Patient: People are More Willing to Wait for Things They Like"
Ayelet Fishbach
Consumer Behavior, Judgment and Decision Making, Motivation, Intertemporal Choice
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Uyen Tran "Broadband Access and Demand Elasticities: Evidence From Over 500 Product Categories"
Günter Hitsch
Information Frictions, Empirical Industrial Organization, Consumer Behavior
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Joint Program in Psychology and Business

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Elizabeth Huppert "Being Dishonest about Dishonesty: The Social Benefits of Taking Absolute (But Hypocritical) Moral Stances"
Jean Decety, Emma Levine, Alex Shaw, Jane Risen
Behavioral Ethics, Moral Decision Making, Fairness, Hypocrisy
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ad hoc Joint Program in Sociology and Business

Student Job Market Paper Dissertation Chair(s) Research Interests Contact Info
Yuhao Zhuang "Varieties of Competition: Nonprofit Status Hierarchies and Grassroots-Oriented Corporate Philanthropy in China"
Amanda Sharkey and Elisabeth Clemens
Organization Theory, Political Sociology, Economic Sociology, Qualitative, Statistical, and Computational Methods
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