Job Candidates and Placement Information

University of Utah
Department of Economics
260 South Central Campus Drive, Rm 343
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
Phone 801-581-7481
Fax 801-585-5649


Placement Advisor

Minqi Li


University of Utah Job Candidates

Listed below are University of Utah Economics Ph.D. students who are seeking jobs this year (2011-2012). Unless otherwise indicated, the candidates can be reached by mail through the University of Utah Department of Economics, at the address given above. The committee chairs listed can also be reached through the department.


Behroz Baraghoshi


Phone: 801-557-8559 / Email: / CV

Fields: Labor Economics; General Economics

Dissertation: Three Essays on US Trade Unions / Abstract





Tseveenbolor Davaa


(Information to be added)


Dissertation: Gender Inequality and Economic Liberalization in Post-Transition Hungary / Abstract






Justin Polchlopek


CV / Phone: 801-664-8424 / E-mail: / Website:

Research Interests: Econometric Methodology; Crime and Employment; Health Economics; Heterodox Methods

Dissertation: Causal Models and the Economic Determinants of Recidivism




Sung-Eun Yu


CV / Phone: 801-585-4942 / Email: and

Fields: Money and Macroeconomics; International Economics

Research Interests: Financial Intermediation; Monetary Policy; Macroeconomics

Dissertation: The Role of Nonbank Financial Institutions in the Monetary Transmission Mechanism / Abstract




Job Market Information

Below are links to job postings and other information relevant to the job market.

July 2012