Faculty bookshelf selection

PhD Candidates currently on the job market (2015-2016)

Placement Coordinator and Director of Graduate Studies:  Michael Lovenheim

Kathy Michelmore
Katherine Michelmore

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Committee members:
Sharon Sassler - Chair
Kelly Musick
Michael Lovenheim

Katherine is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Michigan, working with Brian Jacob and Sue Dynarski.

Fields of Interest: family demography, economics of education, social welfare policy

Job market paper: Timing is Money: Does Lump-Sum Payment of Tax Credits Induce High-Cost Borrowing?

Additional abstracts:
What's So Special about STEM? A Comparison of Women's Retention in STEM and Professional Occupations

Fertility patterns of college graduates by field of study, US women born 1960-79


ross milton 
Ross Milton

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Committee members:
Stephen Coate
Ronald Ehrenberg
Maria Fitzpatrick
Fields of Interest:

Public Finance, Economics of Education, Political Economy

Job market paper: 

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.