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The Economics department recognizes the following graduate students for their outstanding achievements this year.

Jung Jae Kim's Paper Accepted for Publication at Asian Economic Journal

Jung Jae KimCongratulations to third-year graduate student Jung Jae Kim for having his paper “An Empirical Assessment of Collusion in the Negotiable Certificates of Deposit Market in Korea: A Discriminant Analysis” accepted for publication at Asian Economic Journal.

Congratulations to Jung Jae!


Alexandra Manta's Paper Accepted for Publication at Statistics & Probability Letters

Congratulations to fourth-year graduate student Alexandra Manta for having her paper “Estimating Social Effects in a Multilayered Linear-in-Means Model with Network Data” accepted for publication at Statistics & Probability Letters.

Congratulations to Alexandra!

 

Hanna Glenn Presented Paper at Young Economist Symposium

Hanna GlennCongratulations to fourth-year graduate student, Hanna Glenn, who presented her paper, “Labor Markets and Technological Change: Evidence from Electronic Health Records” at the Young Economist Symposium (YES) conference at Yale University on August 19, 2022

Congratulations to Hanna!


Andrew Smith Presented Papers at ASHEcon Conference

Congratulations to fifth-year graduate student, Andrew Smith, who presented two papers, "What’s a Little Malpractice between Friends? How Malpractice History Affects the Demand for Physician Services," and "The (Non)Effect of Liberalizing Scope of Practice Rules on Nurse Practitioner Malpractice," at the American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon) conference on June 26-29, 2022 in Austin, TX.

Congratulations to Andrew!

Juan Estrada Awarded 2022 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Associate Award by The Laney Graduate School

Juan Estrada 2022 LGS Graduate Teaching Associate AwardCongratulations to Ph.D. candidate, Juan Estrada, for being recognized with the Outstanding Graduate Teaching Associate Award at the Laney Graduate School's Dean's Address & Inaugural Awards Reception on April 14, 2022. 

 

 

 

 


Graduate Students Recognized for Research and Teaching

The Department of Economics recognized the following graduate students in an annual awards ceremony on April 13, 2022.

Economics Graduate Student Research Award of Excellence: Juan Estrada

This award was established to honor a graduate student who exemplifies superb research abilities and an eagerness to engage in scholarly activities. 

Economics Graduate Student Teaching Award of Excellence: Hanna Glenn

This award was established to honor a graduate student who exemplifies superb teaching abilities and demonstrates extraordinary dedication to teaching economics.

Congratulations to this year's Graduate Student award winners! Learn more about these annual departmental awards on our Graduate Student Awards page.


Kaylyn Sanbower Awarded Virtual People's Choice Award as a finalist in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition

Congratulations to fifth-year graduate student, Kaylyn Sanbower for being awarded the virtual People's Choice Award as a finalist in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition sponsored by The Laney Graduate School during Student Appreciation Week.

Job Placement Announced at Zillow

Alexandra MantaCongratulations to Ph.D. candidate, Alexandra Manta, who accepted a position of Applied Scientist at Zillow  starting in June 2023.

 

 


Pablo Estrada Awarded Fully-Funded Offer to OSG User School

Congratulations to third-year graduate student, Pablo Estrada, who accepted a fully funded offer to participate in the OSG User School at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, July 25-29, 2022.