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Placement

The department assists students, both financially and practically, to prepare and distribute job market materials to potential employers. We have an excellent record of placing students with leading research universities, liberal arts colleges, government agencies and the private sector.

Listed below is the initial placement for all 178 of our graduates receiving a Ph.D. in the ten years between 2010 and 2019. The unemployment rate was 0%. For academic positions, appointment is in an Economics Department except where indicated.

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2019

Academic placements

  • Capital University of Economics and Business, Beijing
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Duke University (Business School)
  • Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance, Rome 
  • New York University, Abu Dhabi
  • Rice University (Business School)
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Copenhagen
  • University of Pennsylvania (Business School)
  • University of Toronto (Business School) 

Government placements

  • International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC (2)

Private Industry and consulting placements

  • Amazon, Seattle, WA
  • Analysis Group, Boston, MA
  • Analysis Group, Dallas, TX
  • Charles Rivers Associates, Oakland CA
  • Compass Lexecon, Washington, DC
  • Quant Co, Cologne, Germany
  • Uber Technologies, San Francisco, CA

2018

Academic placements

  • Brown University (postdoc)
  • Duke University
  • Hitotsubashi University, Japan
  • Monash University, Australia
  • New York University (Stern School)
  • Ohio State University (postdoc)
  • Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • Toulouse School of Economics
  • University of Calgary
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of Chicago (Public Policy)
  • University of Mannheim, Germany (2) 
  • University of Michigan (postdoc)
  • Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil (postdoc)
  • Waseda University, Japan

Government placements

  • Central Bank of Mexico
  • Federal Reserve Bank Board of Governors, Washington DC

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Analysis Group, Boston (2)
  • Charles River Associates, Oakland, CA
  • Cornerstone Research, Chicago (2)

2017

Academic placements

  • Brown University
  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • International College of Economics and Finance, Moscow, Russia
  • Stevens Institute of Technology (Finance)
  • University of Florida (2)
  • University of Southern California (Law School)

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Cornerstone Research, New York City
  • Ernst & Young, Frankfurt, Germany
  • SPHERE Institute, Washington DC
  • Spring Venture Group (insurance industry) Kansas City, MO

2016

Academic placements

  • California Institute of Technology
  • Catolica Lisbon School of Business and Economics, Portugal
  • CERGE-EI, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Princeton University
  • Ryerson University, Canada
  • Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • University of Chicago (Public Policy)
  • University of Hong Kong
  • University of Nevada, Reno
  • University of Sydney, Australia
  • University of Toronto (Business School)
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Yale University (postdoc)

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Charles River Associates, Washington DC
  • Citadel LLC, Chicago
  • Compass Lexecon, Boston
  • Convertro Inc. (AOL Platforms), New York City
  • Cornerstone Research, New York City (2)
  • Cornerstone Research, Washington DC
  • McKinsey & Company, Chicago

2015

Academic placements

  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Hitotsubashi University, Japan
  • Park School of Baltimore
  • Toulouse School of Economics
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Miami
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

Government placements

  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Toronto
  • Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC (2)
  • Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Bank of America - Merrill Lynch, New York City
  • Barclays Capital, New York City
  • Bates White, Washington DC
  • Cornerstone Research, New York City
  • Emil van Essen Managed Futures, LLC, Chicago

2014

Academic placements

  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Georgia State University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Singapore Management University
  • Texas A&M University
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Leicester, United Kingdom
  • University of Maryland (Agricultural and Resource Economics)
  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China
  • Yale University

Government placements

  • Federal Reserve Bank Board of Governors, Washington DC

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Analysis Group, Dallas
  • Bates White, Washington DC
  • Copenhagen Economics, Denmark
  • Cornerstone Research, Washington DC

2013

Academic placements

  • Auburn University
  • Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin, Italy
  • Duke University
  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan School)
  • Northwestern University
  • Oregon State University
  • University of British Columbia (Business School)
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of Minnesota (Business School)
  • University of North Carolina
  • Universidad del Pacifico, Peru
  • University of Pennsylvania (Business School)
  • University of Rochester (Business School)
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Yale University (Business School) 

Government placements

  • Central Bank of Mexico
  • Federal Reserve Bank Board of Governors, Washington DC

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Bates White, Washington DC
  • Compass Lexecon, Washington DC
  • Ernst & Young, Chicago

2012

Academic placements

  • Arizona State University
  • College of William and Mary
  • Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin, Italy
  • Georgetown University (Foreign Service)
  • Gettysburg College
  • Ohio State University
  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China
  • University of Iowa
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of Wisconsin (Business School)
  • University of Queensland, Australia
  • University of Texas, Austin
  • University of Toulouse, France

Government placements

  • Bank of England

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Acumen LLC, San Francisco
  • Compass Lexecon, Chicago
  • GETCO LLC, Chicago
  • McKinsey and Company, Chicago
  • National Economic Research Associates, New York City
  • PIMCO, New York City

2011

Academic placements

  •  Arizona State University
  • California Institute of Technology
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • European University Institute, Italy
  • IMT Lucca Institute for Advanced Studies, Italy
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • National University of Singapore
  • New York University (Stern School)
  • University of Haifa, Israel; 
  • University of Texas, Austin

Government placements

  • Bank of Canada
  • Bank of Japan
  • Federal Reserve Bank Board of Governors, Washington DC

Private Industry and consulting placements

  • Bates White, Washington DC

2010

Academic placements

  • Carleton College
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Royal Holloway College, United Kingdom
  • St Gallen University, Switzerland
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of Luxembourg, School of Finance, Luxembourg
  • University of Michigan, Survey Research Center
  • University of Navarra (Business School), Spain
  • University of Rochester (Business School)
  • University of Toulouse, France
  • University of Western Ontario

Government placements

  • Federal Reserve Bank Board of Governors, Washington DC
  • Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC

Private industry and consulting placements

  • Acumen LLC, San Francisco
  • Deloitte, Transfer Pricing Practice, Chicago
  • Goldman Sachs, New York City
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