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Current Job Market Students

Janak Joshi

Field: Environmental and Resource Economics, Sustainable Development and Public Economics

Title:  Sustainable Energy and Policy Analysis: Fossil Fuels, Renewable Energy and The Transition 
Chair: Janie Chermak Committee Members: Jennifer Thacher, Jingjing Wang 


Recent PhD Graduates

Bern Dealy

Field: Public Economics

Title:  Essays on the cost and consequences of risky health behavior
Chair: Brady Horn
Committee Members: 
Robert Berrens, Alok K. Bohara

Wenmei Guo

Field: Environmental/Natural Resource Economics, International Development and Sustainability

Title: Food security, climate change and Poverty Reduction in Rural Nepal.
Chair: Alok K. Bohara
Committee Members: Jennifer Thacher, Shana McDermott, Keshav Bhattarai

Menuka Karki

Field: Environmental/Natural Resource Economics and Health Economics

Title: Towards Reaching Sustainable Urban Development in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal: An Economic Analysis of Solid Waste Management, Recycling, and the Health Impacts of Air Pollution.
Co-Chairs: Alok K. Bohara and Jennifer Thacher
Committee Members: Richard Santos and Keshav Bhattarai.
Graduate: Spring 2015

Olufolake Odufuwa

Field: Public Economics

Title: Ethno-Racial Disparities in Health Outcomes: Evidence From the Aging Population
Chair: Robert Otto Valdez
Committee Members: Melissa Binder, Robert Berrens and Marcia Ory
Graduate: Spring 2015

Tunay Oguz

Field: Public Economics/Health

Title: Essays on Gender, Ethnicity, and Health in the United States and Turkey
Co-Chairs: Melissa Binder and Catherine Krause
Committee Members: Richard Santos, Jennifer Thacher, Gabriel Sanchez
Graduate: Summer 2015

Heidi Pitts

Field: Environmental/Natural Resource Economics

Title: Economic Analysis of Infrastructure Investment and Irrigation Budget Issues in a Southwestern U.S. Water Utility
Chair: Jennifer Thacher
Committee Members: Robert Berrens, Janie M. Chermak, Bruce Thomson, Jennifer Bagby.
Graduate: Summer 2015