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Hu, Xuequn, Murat Munkin, and Pravin Trivedi, 2014. “Estimating Incentive and Selection Effects In the Medigap Insurance Market: An Application with Dirichlet Process Mixture Model,” Journal of Applied Econometrics
Kessler, Lawrence and Murat Munkin, 2014.
Bayesian estimation of panel data fractional response models with endogeneity: an application to standardized test rates Empirical Economics, August, pp. 1 – 34.
Sisinnio Concas and Joseph S. DeSalvo, 2014. “The Effect of Density and Trip-Chaining on the Interaction between Urban Form and Transit Demand,” Journal of Public Transportation, Vol. 17, No. 3, 2014, pp. 16–38.
Barbos, Andrei, 2014. “Imperfect Evaluation in Project Screening,” Journal of Economics, Vol. 112, pp. 31-46.
Bénédicte Apouey and Gabriel Picone, 2014. “Social Interactions and Malaria Preventive Behaviors In Sub-Saharan Africa,” Health Economics, vol.23, pp. 994–1012.
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Fall 2015 Seminar Series: Professor Jed DeVaro, California State University East Bay, “Performance Pay and Work-Related Health Problems: A Longitudinal Study of Establishments,” August 28, 2015, 11:00 am, CMC 209A
For the complete Fall 2015 Seminar Series schedule, please go to economics.usf.edu/events/
Department of Economics Week of Welcome Open House, August 25, 2015, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, CMC Second Floor.
Christopher Thomas – WalletHub
Phil Porter - NY Times
Congratulations to graduating Economics major Hiram Rios for being chosen as Outstanding Graduate for the Spring commencement.
Mike Loewy - Boston Globe
2015 – 2016 Ph.D. Job Market Candidates Forthcoming
Economics Department Alumna Aysegul Timur (PhD 2007) was recently named Dean of the Hodges University Johnson School of Business.
Economics Department Alumnus Marin Geshkov (PhD 2010) was named to the editorial board of the International Journal of Regional Development.
Why study economics and what types of career paths are open to students who do so? To show some of the diverse career paths that studying economics can provide, the American Economic Association has a posted a short video that shows how four people are using economics as a tool for solving very human problems and provides some insights into why they chose economics as a means to achieve their chosen career path.
Economics PhD students Joe Coleman and Olga Petrova were selected as one of the winners of the 7thAnnual Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Symposium here at USF. Their poster on their work with Gabriel Picone on Determinants and Prevention of Low Birth Weight in sub-Saharan Africa: The Effects of Bed Net Distribution earned a travel grant from the graduate school. Congratulations Olga and Joe!
In honor of Mark Herander’s 35 years of service to USF, upon his retirement Faculty, Staff and Friends of the Department of Economics funded a new Foundation Account. The Economics Department Dissertation Support Fund will provide assistance with travel and data needs for PhD students who have reached the dissertation stage of their program. Should you wish to make a donation to this worthy cause, please contact Shay Ferrell.
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