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  • Accounting Students

    Inna Lobanova

    Inna Abramova

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Mathematics; M.A. Economics
    Nick Guest

    Nicholas Guest

    Previous Degrees: Bachelors in Accounting; Masters of Accounting
    Advisor: Eric So
    Suzie Noh

    Suzie Noh

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics and Mathematics;  Master of Finance

    Heidi Packard

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics and Government; Master of International Business
    Advisor: John Core
    Research Interests: Executive Compensation, Corporate Governance, Disclosure
    Georg Rickmann

    Georg Rickmann

    Previous Degrees: BSc. Business Administration; MSc Finance; 
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    Jinhwan Kim

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Applied Mathematics and Economics; M.S. Applied Mathematics
  • Economic Sociology Students

    Brittany Bond

    Brittany Bond

    Previous Degrees: B.A. International Economics; M.S. Management & Public Policy
    Advisor: Roberto Fernandez

    Laurel Grassin-Drake

    Previous Degrees: MBA; M.A. Religion
    Advisors: Don Lessard, Ezra Zuckerman, Eleanor Westney
    Research Interests: Economic sociology, organizational theory, global strategy, strategy-as-practice, virtual teams, organizational identity, communication theory.
    Summer Jackson 2

    Summer Jackson

    Previous Degrees: B.A. International Relations; M.A. International Development
    Research Interests: Organizational learning in the public sector
    Advisor: Katherine Kellogg

    Minjae Kim

    Previous Degree: B.A. Political Science
    Advisors: Ezra W. Zuckerman Sivan, Roberto M. Fernandez, Katherine Kellogg
    Ethan Poskanzer

    Ethan Poskanzer

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics
    Research Interests: Social Networks, Institutions
    James Riley

    James Riley

    Previous Degrees: B.A. International Relations, MSc Ubanisation and Development
    Advisors: Susan Silbey, Ezra Zuckerman
    Hagay Volvovsky

    Hagay Volvovsky

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Accounting; LL.M Law
    Research Interests: Social Network Analysis and its intersection with Contract Theory
    Advisor: Ray Reagans
    Michael Wahlen

    J. Michael Wahlen

    Previous Degrees: B.B.A. Economics; M.S.c. Economic History

    Simon Friis

    Previous Degree: B.Sc. Asian Studies
    Advisor: Ezra Zuckerman
    Research Interests: Social Exchange, tie formation
  • Finance Students

    Yixin Chen

    Yixin Chen

    Previous Degrees: B.Eng. Computer Science and Technology; M.Fin.
    Advisors: Jonathan Parker, Leonid Kogan, Hui Chen
    Research Interests: Information Economics, Mutual Funds, Empirical Asset Pricing
    Zaki Derna

    Zaki Dernaoui

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Mathematics; M.A. Economics
    Victor Duarte Garcia Pires

    Victor Duarte Garcia Pires

    Previous Degrees: B.Eng. Aeronautics & Astronomics; M.S. Economics
    Daniel Elkind

    Daniel Elkind

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics
    Advisor: Andrew Lo
    Thomas Ernst

    Thomas Ernst

    Previous Degree: B.A. Mathematics and Economics

    Daniel Green

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics & Mathematics
    Research Interests: Corporate Finance, Intermediation, Macroeconomics
    Peter Hansen

    Peter Hansen

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Mathematics: M.S. Statistics

    Mazi Kazemi

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics & Mathematics
    Advisors: Hui Chen, Adrien Verdelhan

    Research Interests: Asset Pricing, Macro-Finance

    Olivia S. Kim

    Olivia Kim

    Previous Degree: B.A. Economics
    Research Interests: Household Finance, Corporate Finance, Labor and Finance
    Seung Ki Kwak

    Seung Ki Kwak

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Physics; PhD Physics
    Fangzhou Lu

    Fangzhou Lu

    Previous Degree: B.S. Finance and Actuarial Science
    Advisor: Jonathan Parker
    Research Interests: Asset Pricing
    Fernando Martins

    Fernando Martins

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Economics; M.S. Finance
    Advisor: Erik Loualiche
    Maarten Meeuwis

    Maarten Meeuwis

    Previous Degrees: BSc Econometrics and Operations Research; MSc Quantitative Finance; MPhil Finance
    Research Interests: Asset Pricing, Macro-Finance
    Anton Petukhov

    Anton Petukhov

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Applied Mathematics & Physics; M.A. Economics; M.S./M.A. Applied Mathematics & Physics
    Bryan Seegmiller

    Bryan Seegmiller

    Previous Degree: B.S. Economics & Mathematics
    Research Interests: Asset Pricing, Financial Econometrics
    Jian Sun

    Jian Sun

    Previous Degrees: B.Econ Economics; M.A. Economics
    Yupeng Wang 2

    Yupeng Wang

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Information Management & Information Systems; M.A. Finance
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    Subhendu Bhowal

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    Leonardo Elias

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    Valere Fourel

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    HyungJune Kang

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    Alexis Montecinos

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    Parinitha Sastry

  • IT Students

    Matt Beane

    Previous Degree: B.A. Philosophy
    Advisors: Wanda Orlikowski, Kate Kellogg, John Van Maanen
    Research Interests: Technology and Organizing, Sociology of Work, Coordinations, Practice Theory, Organizational Ethnography, Human-Robot Interaction

    David Holtz

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Physics; M.A. Physics and Astronomy
    Advisor: Sinan Aral
    Research Interests: Online Marketplace Design, Causal Inference, Applied Machine Learning, Social Networks
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    Shan Huang

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Management; M.S. Management Information Systems
    Advisor: Erik Brynjolfsson
    Research Interests: social influence, social networks, network marketing
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    Arvind Karunakaran

    Arvind Karunakaran

    Previous Degrees: B.E. Computer Science and Engineering; M.S. Information Science and Technology
    Advisors: Wanda Orlikowski, John Van Maanen, Kate Kellogg, JoAnne Yates
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    Michael Zhao

  • Institute for Work and Employment Research

    Will Kimball

    Will Kimball

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics and Political Science
    Alexander Kowalski

    Alex Kowalski

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Journalism; M.C.P. Community and Economic Development
    Hye Jin Rho

    Hye Jin Rho

    Previous Degree: B.A. Political Science and International Studies
    Advisors: Thomas Kochan, Paul Osterman
    Research Interests: Organizational Inequality; Changing Nature of Work; Domesting Outsourcing; Job Quality
    Christine Riordin

    Christine Riordan

    Previous Degrees: B.A. International Development & Spanish; MCP Urban Studies/Planning
    Duanyi Yang

    Duanyi Yang

    Previous Degree: B.S. Economics; Masters of Public Policy (MPP)
    Advisors: Thomas Kochan, Erin Kelly
    Research Interests: Organizational dispute resolution, Chinese labor law and policy
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    Mahreen Khan

    Previous Degrees: SB Economics and Management Science (Finance; MSc Applied Economics)
    Research Interests: Labor Economics; Instituitions; Political Economy
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    George Ward

  • Marketing Students

    Artem Timoshenko

    Artem Timoshenko

    Previous Degrees: Diploma Mathematics & Computer Science; M.A. Economics
    Jeremy Z Yang

    Jeremy Z. Yang

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Management & Economics; M.A. Statistics
    Shuyi Yu

    Shuyi Yu

    Previous Degrees: B.Econ. Economics; A.M. Statistics
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    Madhav Kumar

  • Organization Studies Students

    Vanessa Conzon

    Vanessa Conzon

    Previous Degree: B.A. Economics
    Erik Duhaime 2

    Erik Duhaime

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics and Biology; M.Phil. Human Evolution
    Jenna Myers

    Jenna Myers

    Previous Degree: B.S. Business Process Management
    Emily Truelove

    Emily Truelove

    Previous Degrees: B.A. English; Ed.M. Human Development & Psychology
    Heather Yang

    Heather Yang

    Previous Degree: B.A. Psychology
  • System Dynamics Students

    Mahdi Hashemian

    Mahdi Hashemian

    Previous Degrees: B.S. Electrical Engineering; M.S. Management
    Advisor: John Sterman
    James Houghton 2

    James Houghton

    Previous Degree: S.B. Aeronautics and Astronautics
    Sergey Naumov

    Sergey Naumov

    Previous Degrees: M.S. Mechanical Engineering; M.S. Engineering and Management
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    Tse Yang Lim

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    Jad Sassine

  • Technological Innovation Entrepreneurship & Strategic Management Students

    Ankur Chavda

    Ankur Chavda

    Previous Degrees: B.S.E. Finance; B.S.E. Computer Science and Engineering; M.S. European Integration and Development
    Caroline Fry

    Caroline Fry

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Natural Sciences Tripos; MSci Chemistry
    Wesley Greenblatt

    Wesley Greenblatt

    Previous Degrees: B.S. and M.S Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry; M.D. Medical
    Mike Kearney

    Mike Kearney

    Previous Degrees: B.A. Mathematics and Political Science; S.M. Technology and Policy
    Hyejun Kim

    Hyejun Kim

    Previous Degrees: B.B.A. Business; M.S. Business

    J. Daniel Kim

    Previous Degree: B.A. Applied Math
    Research Interests: Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, Labor Economics, Mergers and Acquisitions
    Jane Wu

    Jane Wu

    Previous Degrees: B.Comm, B.A.
    Advisor: Scott Stern