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Job Market Candidates 2014-2015

Graduate Director: Christian Vossler 865-974-1699
Graduate Program Assistant: Sherri Pinkston 865-974-3303

Nicholas Busko
Fields: Industrial Organization, Behavioral & Environmental, Experimental Economics, Public Finance, Game Theory and Mechanism Design.
Dissertation Title: "A Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Efficiency, Equity, and Risk in Tournaments"
Advisor: Dr. Scott Gilpatric,

Yin Chu
Fields: Energy Economics, Environmental Economics and Industrial Organization
Dissertation Title : “Analysis in the U.S. Power Industry: Market Restructuring, Cross-firm Production Efficiency, and Welfare Implication “
Advisor: Dr. Scott Holladay, and Dr. Jake LaRiviere,

Matthew McMahon
Fields: Environmental, Behavioral Economics and Public Economics.
Dissertation Title: “Essays in Economics”
Advisor: Dr. William Neilson,

Thomas Clay McManus
Fields: Industrial Organization, International trade and Experimental & Behavioral Economics.
Dissertation Title : “The Effects of Trade Competition on Health, and Determinants of Workplace Behavior"
Advisor: Dr. Georg Schaur,

Shukhrat Musinov
Fields: "Environmental Economics, Energy Economics, Forecasting, and Public Economics"
Dissertation Title: "Essays on Environmental Economics"
Advisor: Dr. Luiz Lima,

Sang Soo Park
Fields: Industrial Organization, Environmental Economics and Energy Economics.
Dissertation Title: “Essays on Pricing Behavior in the U.S. Auto Market: Evidence from Hybrid Electric Vehicles“
Advisor: Dr. Rudy Santore,

Langchuan Peng
Fields: Public Finance
Dissertation Title: "Exploring the Heterogeneity of Other-Regarding Preferences"
Advisor: Dr. Don Bruce,

Justin Roush
Fields of Interests: Education and Environmental Economics
Dissertation Title : “Essays in the Economics of Education and Environmental Economics”
Advisor: Dr. Celeste Carruters,

Jilleah Welch
Fields: Public Finance, Economics of Education, and Environmental Economics.
Dissertation Title: “Three Essays on the Economics of Higher Education: How Colleges and Students Respond to Financial Aid Programs “
Advisor: Dr. Celeste Carruthers,



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