Recent Placements

The recent placement record of our students reflects the strength of our program and the overall quality and hard work of our students. Roughly half of our students take academic positions. Many others take research-oriented positions in government institutions like the Federal Reserve System, the US Treasury, the Department of Justice, and the Bank of England or in prestigious international organizations like the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Others choose to continue their research in the research divisions of firms such as Moody’s Analytics and Freddie Mac.


Ph.D. StudentPlacement
Kevin AnkneyCornerstone Research
Peter CaradonnaCal Tech
Lawrence CostaFederal Housing Finance Agency
Rachel FeldmanCornerstone Research
Rodimiro RodrigoGeorge Washington University School of Business
Deniz SaninUniversity of South Carolina
Mariel SiravegnaWorld Bank
Daniel Valderrama-GonzalezWorld Bank
Lina YuCapital One


Ph.D. StudentPlacement
Gaurav BagweBates White Economic Consulting
Becka BrolinsonFederal Housing Finance Agency
Maria Hernandez de BenitoUniversity of Alicante
Mosha HuangAmazon
Pedro JuarrosInternational Monetary Fund
Juan MargiticInter-American Development Bank
Umberto Muratori Universidad del Rosario
Jacquelyn PavilonCenter for Migration Studies in New York
Michael PackardCapital One
Yangfan SunSun Yat-sen University


PhD StudentPlacement
Alexander BillyBerkeley Research Group
Muran ChenAmazon
Francisco GarridoITAM – Business School
Yidan JinMercer
Madhulika KhannaEPoD Post Doc
Arsenii MishinNational U – Russia
Milan ThomasAsian Development Bank – Research Section


Ph.D. StudentPlacement
Lei (Ray) GeFannie Mae
Gong LeeKDI School of Public Policy and Management  
Givi MelkadzeGeorgia State
Dario SansoneUniversity of Exeter
Veli SafekCarnegie Mellon University-Qatar
Allison StashkoUniversity of Utah (Eccles)
Kin-Ping (Jeremy) WongDigonex



Government and Private Sector

American University

American Institutes for Research

Beijing Normal University

Banque de France

Capital University of Finance and Economics

Central Bank of Chile

Catholic University

Central Bank of Columbia

Christopher Newport University

Central Bank of Turkey

Georgetown University MSB (Post-Doc)


Gettysburg College

Ernst and Young

Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM) Business School

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Smith College

Federal Reserve Board of Governors

Tsinghua University

Freddie Mac

United Arab Emirates University

Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

Universidad Alberto Hurtado 

Moody’s Analytics

Universidad del Desarrollo 

U.S. Air Force Academy

University of Essex

U.S. Department of Justice

University of Groningen

U.S. Department of the Treasury

University of International Business and Economics

World Bank

University of Michigan




Government and 
Private Sector

Hope College

Asian Development Bank

Isik University (Turkey)


Lander University

Banco Central de Chile

Oregon State University

Ernst and Young

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

Federal Energy Regulatory Committee

Stanford Business School

Federal Reserve Bank

Süleyman Şah University

Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis

Taiwan University

HM Treasury (British Treasury Department).

Tiblisi State University

Iberian Gas Hub

University of British Columbia

International Monetary Fund

University of Richmond

Noble Group

University of Wisconsin-White Water

Price Waterhouse Cooper

Vassar College

SK Research


Wellington Management


Willis Towers Watson


World Bank