Dissertation Proposals and Defenses

View the dissertation proposals and defenses of our doctoral students at the Tepper School.

UPCOMING DEFENSES:

Melanie Zaber, Economics & Public Policy
Monday, March 20, 2017
3 p.m.
2008 Hamburg Hall
"Three Essays in Household Economics" [abstract]

Aaron Barkley, Economics
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
1:30 p.m.
384 Posner Hall
"Government Make Versus Buy Decisions: Evidence from the US Dredging Industry"

Francisco Cisternas Vera, Marketing
Friday, April 7, 2017
3 p.m.
324 GSIA (West Wing)
"The Impact of New Technologies on Firm-Consumer Relationships" [abstract]

Camilo Botia Chaparro, Financial Economics
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
10:30 a.m.
324 GSIA (West Wing)
"Essays on Financial Intermediation: Public Line-of-Credit, Bank Runs, Incentives and Disclosure" [abstract]

Erin Fahrenkopf, Organizational Behavior & Theory
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
10 a.m.
324 GSIA (West Wing)
"Knowledge Transfer by Employees Across Firm Boundaries: A Micro Process with Consequential Macro Outcomes"

Maxime Roy, Economics
Friday, April 28, 2017
12 p.m.
227 GSIA
"Essays on the Securitization of Student Loans and the Financial Crisis of 2007-2009"

Amanda Weirup, Organizational Behavior & Theory
Friday, April 28, 2017
2 p.m.
324 GSIA (West Wing)
"Will You Do Me a Favor? The Decision Making Processes of DIscretionary Work Requests"


UPCOMING PROPOSALS:

Siddharth Singh, Operations Management
Friday, March 24, 2017
1:30 p.m.
147 Posner Hall
"Essays in Modern Operations Management" [abstract]

Nam Ho, Accounting
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
1:30 p.m.
324 GSIA (West Wing)

Thiago Serra, Operations Research
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
10 a.m.
388 Posner Hall