Graduate Job Candidates

Placement Director

Hiroki Nishimura
Phone: (951) 827-4975
Email: hiroki.nishimura@ucr.edu

Placement Coordinator

Gary Kuzas
Phone: (951) 827-1474
Email: gary.kuzas@ucr.edu

Ph.D. Candidates 2018-2019

Jianghao Chu

Jianghao Chu

Curriculum VitaeWebsite

Paper:  “Asymmetric AdaBoost for High-dimensional Maximum Score Regression

References (*Advisor): Aman Ullah*, Tae-Hwy Lee*, Gloria Gonzalez-Rivera

Major Fields: High-dimensional econometrics, Machine learning, Model averaging, Finite sample theory

Taghi Farzad

Taghi Farzad

Curriculum Vitae

Paper:  “Maturity Structure and Debt Renegotiation in Sovereign Bonds

References (*Advisor): Marcelle Chauvet*, Urmee Khan, Dongwon Lee

Major Fields: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Latin American Economic Policy, International Trade, Financial Economics, Development and Growth, Contract Theory

Christian Gunadi

Christian Gunadi

Curriculum VitaeWebsite

Paper:  “An Inquiry on the Impact of Highly-skilled STEM Immigration on the U.S. Economy

References (*Advisor): Joseph Cummins*, Michael Bates, Steven Helfand

Major Fields: Labor Economics, Development Economics, Immigration Economics, Applied Microeconomics

Mingyuan Jia

Mingyuan Jia

Website

Paper:  “Real-Time Indicator of Weekly Inflation with a Mixed-Frequency Unobserved Component Model with Stochastic Volatility

References (*Advisor): Marcelle Chauvet*, Aman Ullah, Dongwon Lee

Major Fields: Macroeconomics, Time Series Analysis and Forecasting, Applied Econometrics, Chinese Economy, Financial Economics

Yun Luo

Yun Luo

Curriculum VitaeWebsite

Paper:  “A Truncated Mixture Transition Model for Interval-valued Time Series

References (*Advisor): Gloria Gonzalez-Rivera*, Aman Ullah, Weixin Yao

Major Fields: Econometrics, Time Series Modeling and Forecasting, Mixture Modeling, Financial Econometrics, Symbolic Data Analysis

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Yi Mao

References (*Advisor): Aman Ullah*, Tae-Hwy Lee*, Gloria Gonzalez-Rivera, Ruoyao Shi

Major Fields: Econometric Modeling and Applications, Financial Economics, High-Dimensional Data Analysis

Hien Nguyen

Hien Nguyen

Curriculum VitaeWebsite

Paper:  “Firm Equity Risk, Bank Lending Standards, and the Macroeconomy

References (*Advisor): Marcelle Chauvet*, Aman Ullah, Tae-Hwy Lee, Matthew Lang

Major Fields: Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Applied Econometrics, Big Data

Hanbyul Ryu

Hanbyul Ryu

Curriculum VitaeWebsite

Paper:  “The Effects of Changes in School Entry Age and Duration on Student Performance: Evidence from Brazilian Primary Schooling Reform

References (*Advisor): Steven Helfand*, Anil Deolalikar, Michael Bates

Major Fields: Development Economics, Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics

Shiyun Zhang

Shiyun Zhang

Curriculum VitaeWebsite

Paper:  “Immigration, Crimes and Frictional Labor Markets

References (*Advisor): Jang-Ting Guo*, Victor Ortego-Marti*, Guillaume Rocheteau

Major Fields: Macroeconomics, Frictional Labor Market, Immigration