School of Economics and Finance

Job market candidates

Placement officer
Alessandra Bonfiglioli and Francesco Fasani

In recent years, our PhD students have joined leading universities, research centres and institutions such as St Andrews University, University of Vienna, Aarhus Business School, IZA - Bonn, Bank of England and Bank of France. See past placement at the following link.


Our job market candidates for the academic year 2018/19 are:

Mirela Miescu - PhD Student

  • Job Market Paper: Uncertainty shocks in emerging economies: a global to local approach for identification
  • Research interests: Macroeconomics, Applied Bayesian Methods, International Institutions
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Michele Piffer - Post-Doc

  • Job Market Paper: Bayesian Structural VAR models: a new approach for prior beliefs on impulse responses
  • Research interests: Bayesian Econometrics, Time series analysis, Macroeconomics, Monetary policy
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Taiki YamamuraPhD Student

  • Job Market Paper: Evaluating FAVAR with Time-varying Parameters and Stochastic Volatility
  • Research interests: Macroeconomics, Macroeconometrics, Quantitative methods, Time Series
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