Faculty bookshelf selection

PhD Candidates currently on the job market (2013-2014)

Phil Armour 
Philip Armour

poa8@cornell.edu
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Committee members:
Richard V. Burkhauser (chair)
Michael Lovenheim
Ted O'Donoghue

Fields of Interest: public finance, labor economics, behavioral economics

Job paper: The Role of Information in Disability Insurance Application: An Analysis of the Social Security Statement Phase-In

Jose Balmori de la Miyar 
Jose Balmori de la Miyar

jrb392@cornell.edu
web page
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Committee members:
Sharon Tennyson (chair)
Ravi Kanbur
Emily Owens

Fields of Interest: law and economics, development economics, health economics

Job paper: The Effect of Oportunidades on Reporting Violence against Women to the Police | Chapter 1 | Chapter 2

Shooshan Danagoulian 
Shooshan Danagoulian

sd454@cornell.edu
web page
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Committee members:
Donald Kenkel (chair)
Francesca Molinari
George Jakubson
Samuel Kleiner

Fields of Interest: health economics, applied economics, applied econometrics

Job paper: The Hassle of Wellness: Do Peers and Health Status Matter?

Anna Hill 
Anna Hill

aeh78@cornell.edu
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Committee members:
John Cawley (chair)
Don Kenkel
Sean Nicholson

Field of Interest: health economics

Job paper: Medical Innovation and Moral Hazard: The Effect of the HPV Vaccine on Risky Sexual Behavior

lauren Jones 
Lauren Jones

lej39@cornell.edu
web page
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Committee members:
Sharon Tennyson (chair)
Ronald Ehrenberg
Nicolas Ziebarth
Mark Stabile (ad hoc)

Fields of Interest: economics of education, health economics, applied microeconomics

Job paper: "Killing the Indian, Saving the Man": The Long-run Cultural, Health, and Social Effects of Canada's Indian Residential Schools

Sean Lyons 
Sean Lyons

sml55@cornell.edu
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Committee members:
Richard V. Burkhauser (chair)
Kosali Simon
William D. White
Sean Nicholson

Fields of Interest: health policy, health economics, labor economics

Job paper: Mandated Incentives: The Impact of Firm Size Thresholds for Employer Mandates in Massachusetts

Katherine Michelmore 
Katherine Michelmore

km459@cornell.edu
web page
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Committee members:
Sharon Sassler (chair)
Kelly Musick
Mike Lovenheim

Field of Interest: family demography, labor economics, economics of education

Job paper: The Effect of Income on Educational Attainment: Evidence from State Earned Income Tax Credit Expansions

Sharmini Radakrishnan 
Sharmini Radakrishnan

sr622@cornell.edu
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Committee members:
John Cawley (chair)
Donald Kenkel
Michael Lovenheim

Fields of Interest: health economics (primary field), labor economics, empirical microeconomics

Job paper: The impact of information in health care markets: prescription drug monitoring programs and abuse of opioid pain relievers


Ph.D. Training in Economics at Cornell University

At Cornell University economists are trained in many departments, schools and colleges, and as a part of multiple graduate fields. Ph.D. job candidates with training in economics can also be found on the following web sites: Field of Economics, and Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management.