Placements

The Department of Economics has successfully placed master's students into doctoral programs in economics and related fields, as well as full-time jobs in industry, research organizations, and governmental agencies.

2016

Ph.D. Placements 

University # of Students Student Nationality
M.A. Economics
Columbia University (Education Economics) 1 China
Duke University 1 China
Duke University (Fuqua Finance) 1 China
Duke University (Political Science) 1 Poland
George Washington University 1 Turkey
George Washington University (Public Health) 1 USA
Georgetown University 1 Turkey
Harvard University (Public Policy) 1 USA
Hitotsubashi University 1 Japan
London School of Economics (Economic Geography) 1 Russia
Northwestern University 1 China
Northwestern University (Finance) 1 China
The Ohio State University 1 USA
Purdue University 1 China
Rice University 1 Venezuela
UCLA  1 India
UNC 1 Austria
University of Maryland 1 USA
University of Michigan (Technology & Operations) 1 China
University of Southern California (Strategy) 1 Korea
University of Southern California (Pharmaceutical & Health Economics) 1 USA
University of Southern California (Urban Planning) 1 Russia
University of Wisconsin (Statistics) 1 Latvia
Vanderbilt University 1 USA
M.S. Statistical & Economic Modeling
Peking University (Statistics) 1 China
UNC (Statistics) 1 China

 

Employment Placements

Organization (Position) # of Students Student Nationality
M.A. Economics
Accenture 1 USA
Andrew Davidson & Co. (Financial Engineer) 1 China
Bank of Japan (Economist) 1 Japan
Barclays 1 China
Bella Research Group  2 USA, USA
Central Bank of Turkey 1 Turkey
Deloitte 1 India/UK
DUMAC 1 China
Ernst & Young 1 USA
Gerson Lehrman Group (Associate) 1 USA
Harvard Business School (Research Associate) 1 Uzbekistan
Ingram Micro (Predictive Analyst) 1 China
Institute for Competitiveness and Prosperity, Toronto, Canada (Policy Analyst) 1 Canada
John Burns Real Estate Consulting 1 Mexico
Liberty Mutual 1 USA
Lincoln International (Investment Banking Analyst) 1 USA
Metlife (Data Scientist) 1 China
Saudi Aramco 1 Saudi Arabia
SOASTA (Data Scientist) 1 USA
Westbon, Inc. (Business Development Manager) 1 Taiwan
M.S. Economics & Computation
Dynamic Technology Lab, Singapore 1 China
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Supervision Analyst) 1 USA
My Health Direct (Data Scientist) 1 USA
Price Waterhouse Cooper, Actuarial Group, Beijing, China 1 China
M.S. Statistical & Economic Modeling
CITIC 1 China
CreditEase (Data Analyst) 1 China
McKesson (Data Scientist) 1 USA
Wedpics (Data Scientist) 1 China
Uber Technologies (Data Scientist) 1 India
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2015

Ph.D. Placements

University # of Students Student Nationality
M.A. Economics
Boston University 1 China
Duke University 4 China
Duke University (Fuqua Finance) 1 China
Duke University (Nicholas School of the Environment) 1 Saudi Arabia
Duke University (Political Science) 1 Germany
Georgetown University 1 USA
Harvard Business School (Accounting) 1 Korea
London Business School  1 Turkey
New York University (Public Policy) 1 USA
NC State 1 Korea
RAND Pardee Graduate School (Public Policy) 1 Nigeria
Rice University 1 China
Rice University (Finance) 1 Nicaragua
Stanford Business School (Accounting) 1 USA
Stanford University (Health Policy) 1 China
Tulane University 1 China
UC Riverside 1 USA
UCLA (Anderson School) 1 USA
UNC (Finance) 1 Canada
University of Chicago (Accounting) 1 China
University of Chicago (Public Policy) 1 China
University of Michigan 1 China
University of Minnesota 1 China
University of Minnesota (Political Science) 1 Thailand
University of Southern California 1 China
University of Texas 2 China, Mexico
University of Texas (Political Science) 1 Honduras
University of Washington 1 China
M.S. Statistical & Economic Modeling
Duke University (Statistics) 2 China, Nigeria
Iowa State University (Statistics) 1 China

 

Employment Placements

Organization (Position) # of Students Student Nationality
M.A. Economics
The Analysis Group 1 Russia
Assurant 1 China
Bank of Canada 1 Canada
Bank of Indonesia 1 Indonesia
Bank of Japan 2 Japan, Japan
Bank of Latvia 1 Latvia
Bank of Tokyo 1 Thailand
Blackrock 1 China
CarMax 1 Korea
Central Bank of Paraguay 1 Paraguay
CICC 1 China
Deutsche Bank 2 Russia, USA
Discover Financial 1 China
Duke Offshoring Research Network 1 China
Enova Financial 1 China
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland 1 USA
Federal Express 1 China
First National Bank of Omaha 1 China
Fisher Investments 1 Korea
Goldman Sachs 1 USA
Ingram Micro 1 China
Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 USA
M&T Bank 1 USA
MarketShare 1 China
Nathan Associates 1 Peru
Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University 1 USA
SunLife Financial 1 China
U.S. Army 1 USA
Wood Mackenzie 1 China
The World Bank 2 Vietnam, Pakistan
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2014

Ph.D. Placements

University # of Students Student Nationality
M.A. Economics
Brandeis University (Heller Social Policy) 1 China
Cornell University 1 China
Duke University 3 China
Duke University (Fuqua Finance) 2 China
Duke University (Political Science) 1 USA
Harvard Kennedy School (Health Economics) 1 USA
Iowa State University 1 China
Northwestern University (Kellogg Finance) 1 Norway
Stockholm School of Economics 1 USA
University of Erlangen-Nurnberg 1 USA
University of Illinois (Ag Economics) 1 China
University of Minnesota (Ag & Applied Economics) 1 Mali
University of Notre Dame 1 Vietnam
University of Pittsburgh 1 USA
University of Southern California 1 China
University of Southern California (Strategy) 1 USA
University of Wisconsin 1 China
Washington University in St. Louis 1 Korea
Yale University 1 China
M.S. Statistical & Economics Modeling
Duke University (Statistics) 2 China, USA
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2013

Ph.D. Placements

University # of Students Student Nationality
M.A. Economics
Brown University 1 Ghana
Chinese University of Hong Kong (Finance) 2 China
Columbia Business School 1 China
Columbia University (Biostatistics) 1 USA
Duke University 1 China
Duke University (Fuqua Accounting, Finance) 2 China
Georgetown University 1 China
Indiana University 1 Indonesia
London Business School 1 Germany
The New School 1 USA
Pennsylvania State University 1 China
Stanford University (Accounting) 1 USA
UNC Chapel Hill 1 China
University of Maryland 1 Thailand
University of Michigan 1 USA
University of Rochester (Marketing) 1 Korea
University of Texas (Demography) 1 Honduras
University of Virginia 2 China
University of Wisconsin 1 China
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