UCL Department of Economics


Job Market

Current Job Market Candidates
2017-18 Candidates

Teodora Boneva

Associate Professor at the University of Oxford

Job market paper: Socio-Economic Gaps in University Enrollment: The Role of Perceived Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Returns

Alan Crawford

Assistant Professor at Carlos III in Madrid

Job market paper: High-dimensional inventories and consumer dynamics: demand estimation for fast moving consumer goods

Ran Gu

Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics at the University of Essex

Job market paper: Adaptation Costs and the Business Cycle Effects on the Postgraduate Wage Premium

Benjamin Hemingway

Senior Economis at the Center for Excellence in Finance and Economic Research (CEFER) of the Bank of Lithuania

Job market paper: Macroeconomic implications of insolvency regimes

Thomas Hoe

Assistant Professor position at Cornell PAM

Job market paper: Are Public Hospitals Overcrowded? Evidence from Trauma and Orthopaedics in England

Davide Melcangi

Research Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Job market paper: The marginal propensity to hire

Javier Turen Roman

Assistant Professor of the Economics Department at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Job market paper: Rational Inattention-driven dispersion over the business cycle


2016-17 Candidates

Arun Advani

Assistant Professor, Warwick University

Job market paper: Insurance Networks and Endogenous Poverty Traps

Neele Balke

Assistant Professor, IIES (Stockholm University). 2017-18, Post doc University of Chicago

Job market paper: The Employment Cost of Sovereign Default

Vittorio Bassi

Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Southern California

Job market paper: Information Frictions in the Labor Market: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Uganda

Judith Delaney

Post doc, Economic and Social Research Institute

Job Market paper: To Go to College or Not? The Role of Ability, Family Background and Risk

Barbara Flores Arenas

Job market paper: Social interactions among low-income households and female labour force participation

Sanghmitra Gautam

Assistant Professor, Washington University in St Louis.

Job Market paper: Household (Under) Adoption of Sanitation: Externalities and Borrowing Constraints

Cristina Gualdani

Assistant professor, Toulouse School of Economics

Job market paper: An Econometric Model of Network Formation with an Application to Board Interlocks between Firms

Cormac O'Dea

2017-18 academic year as a Cowles Postdoctoral Associate, Assistant Professor starting 2018, Yale University.

Job market paper: Private Pensions and Public Pension Design

Sandra Polania-Reyes

Visiting fellow at ND during the 2017-2018, U Javeriana in Colombia.

Job market paper: Disentangling Social Capital Lab-in-the-Field Evidence on Coordination, Networks and Cooperation

Paul Andres Rodriquez Lesmes

Del Rosario University (Colombia)

Job market paper: On the economic value of preventive care: a life-cycle model perspective

Wongkot Similan Rujiwattanapong

Assistant Professor, Aarhus University 

Job market paper: Long-term Unemployment Dynamics and Unemployment Insurance Extensions

Federico Tagliati

Economists, Bank of Spain.

Job market paper: Welfare Effects of An In-kind Transfer Program: Evidence from Mexico


2015-16 Candidates

Mario Alloza

Economist, Bank of Spain
Job Market Paper: "The Impact of Taxes on Income Mobility"
Supervisors: Morten Ravn, Vincent Sterk, Liam Graham, Raffaella Giacomini

Eleni Aristodemou

Assistant Professor, University of Amsterdam
Job Market Paper: "Semiparametric Identification in Panel Data Discrete Response Models"
Supervisors: Andrew Chesher, Adam Rosen, Lars Nesheim

Laura Blow

Assistant Professor, University of Surrey
Job Market Paper: "Nonparametric Analysis of Time-Inconsistent Preferences"

Simon Gorlach

Assistant Professor, Bocconi University
Job Market Paper: "Borrowing Constraints, Migrant Selection, and the Dynamics of Return and Repeat Migration"
Supervisors: Uta Schoenberg, Christian Dustmann

Ines Helm

Assistant Professor, Stockholm University
Job Market Paper: "National Industry Trade Shocks, Local Labor Markets and Agglomeration Spillovers"
Supervisors: Christian Dustmann, Uta Schoenberg, Eric French

Eeva Mauring

Assistant Professor, University of Vienna
Job Market Paper: "Learning from Trades"
Supervisors: Martin Cripps, Jan Eeckhout

Myra Mohnen

Assistant Professor, University of Essex
Job Market Paper: "Stars and Brokers: Peer Effects among Medical Scientists"
Supervisors: Imran Rasul, Uta Schoenber, Antoine Dechezleprete

Sandra Polania-Reyes

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of Notre Dame, Indiana US
Job Market Paper: "Disentangling Social Capital Lab-in-the-Field Evidence on Coordination, Networks and Cooperation"
Supervisors: Orazio Attanasio, Syngjoo Choi

Bryony Reich

Kellogg School of Management-Strategy , Northwestern University
Job Market Paper: "The Diffusion of Innovations in Social Networks"
Supervisors: Andrew Chesher, Sanjeev Goyal, Alberto Alesina

Alireza Sepahsalari

Assistant Professor, University of Bristol
Job Market Paper: "Financial Frictions and Labour Market Outcomes"
Supervisors: Morten Raven, Jan Eeckhout, Fabien Postel-Vinay

Alexandros Theloudis

Post-doctoral research economist position, Luxembourg Institute of Socio-economic Research
Job Market Paper: "Wages and Family Time Allocation"
Supervisors: Richard Blundell, Ian Preston, Eric French, Valerie Lechene

Lukas Wenner

Post-Doctoral Researcher , University of Cologne
Job Market Paper: "Exploiting Biased Beliefs - A Laboratory Investigation"
Supervisors: Steffen Huck, Syngjoo Choi