Economics PhD Student Profiles

Gianluca Bortoletto

Gianluca Bortoletto 

Email: 
GXB633@student.bham.ac.uk 

Title of Dissertation: Immigration and the efficiency of public expenditure

Main supervisor: Michael Henry

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Theophiline Bose-Duker

Email:                      txb379@bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation:                                       Intra-household Resource Allocation and Poverty: Applications to Developing Countries

Name of main supervisor: Professor Eric Strobl

Alex Botsis

Alexandros (Alex) Botsis

Email: 
axb1175@student.bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: (Area: General Equilibrium, Investment, Risk and Monetary Policy)

Main supervisor: Dr Christoph Görtz

Additional information: 
Personal website

Jorge Bouchot

Jorge Bouchot 

Email: 
JAB491@student.bham.ac.uk 

Title of Dissertation: The implications of a rise in the minimum wage on the Mexican labour market

Main supervisor: Anindya Banerjee

Additional information: 
3 Minute Thesis Competition Final
Birmingham Brief article

Aixa García-Ramos

Aixa García-Ramos

Email: amg415@bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: Three Essays on the Determinants of Violence

Main supervisor: Professor Anindya Banerjee and Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay

Additional information: 
Personal website

Saul Hernandez

Saul Basurto Hernandez

Email: SXB1022@bham.ac.uk 

Title of Dissertation: The impact of climate change on Mexican agriculture

Main supervisor: David Maddison

Additional information: 
Personal website

Tien-Viet Nguyen

Tien-Viet Nguyen

Email: vtn412@student.bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: Hydropower, Climate Change and Economic Performance

Main supervisor: Robert Elliott

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Hamideh Mohtashami Borzadaran

Email: HXM744@student.bham.ac.uk

Name of main supervisor:
Michalis Drouvelis

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Mallory Yeromonahos 

Email: 
mpy622@student.bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: Provisional title: Private Credit and Business Cycles

Main supervisor: Dr Christoph Görtz

 

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Fei Wu

Email:
FXW754@student.bham.ac.uk

Name of main supervisor:
David Dickinson 

YUQIAN ZHAO

Yuqian Zhao

Email: YXZ042@bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation:: Change Point Detection in The Multivariate Correlation Structure

Main supervisor: Dr. Marco Barassi; Mr. Nicholas Horsewood

Additional info: 
LinkedIn profile

Job Market Paper: Change Point Detection in The Time-Varying Correlation Structure

Tong Zhu

Tong Zhu

Email: TXZ271@bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: Energy Related Topics in China

Main supervisor: Robert Elliott

Additional info:
ResearchGate profile

Job Market Paper: Shell shocked: Examining the impact of foreign entry on the gasoline retail market in China

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Kai Cheng

Email: Kxc543@student.bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: Environmental economics history

Name of main supervisor: Eric Strobl

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Katharine Inglis

Email: KXI046@bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation:
Essays on the Economics of Crime

Name of main supervisor: Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay

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Wenjing Kuai

Email: WXK617@student.bham.ac.uk

Name of main supervisor: Robert Elliott

jade-siu

Jade Siu

Email: JXS1087@student.bham.ac.uk

Title of Dissertation: Informal cross-border trade and household welfare in sub-Saharan Africa

Name of main supervisor: Dr. Michael Henry, Prof. Anindya Banerjee