Ph.D. Program Supervisor: Professor Patrick Coe

Date, Time, and Location Candidate and Supervisor(s) Workshop/Defence Title
Monday, 27 August 2018
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Anderson Nzabandora
Professor Till Gross
1st Thesis Workshop: Dynamic Optimal Fiscal Policy with International Trade
Wednesday, 26 September 2018
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Hassan Faryaar
Professor Hashmat Khan
Professor Minjoon Lee
1st Thesis Workshop: The Rise of Market Power, Inequality and Labor Share Decline
Friday, 28 September 2018
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Joshua Brault
Professor Hashmat Khan
1st Thesis Workshop: Is there Evidence for Business Cycle Asymmetry in U.S. Consumption?
Wednesday, 21 November 2018
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Parisa Pourkarimi
Professor Gamal Atallah
Professor Marcel-Cristian Voia
Thesis Defence: Three Essays in Industrial Organization with a Focus on Innovation, Welfare, and Profitability
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Hossein Kavand
Professor Marcel-Cristian Voia
Thesis Defence: Three Essays on the Survival Time of Firms and Their Growth
Monday, 10 December 2018
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Michelle Laing
Professor Christopher Worswick
1st Thesis Workshop: Do Corporate Boards with Women Deter Opportunistic Behaviour in Financial Reporting?
Wednesday, 27 February 2019
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Santosh Upadhayaya
Professor Hashmat Khan
2nd Thesis Workshop: Consumer Confidence and Household Investment
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Jingjing Xu
Professor Minjoon Lee
1st Thesis Workshop: Does Culture Play a Role in Stock Market’s Response to Uncertainty?
Monday, 29 April 2019
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Nusrat Jahan
Professor Hashmat Khan
1st Thesis Workshop: Asset Durability, Firm Financing, and Investment: An Empirical Assessment
Monday, 29 April 2019
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Matthew Strathearn
Professor Zhiqi Chen
1st Thesis Workshop: Settlements in the Presence of Leniency Programs: Costs and Benefits
Wednesday, 1 May 2019
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
617 Southam Hall
Santosh Upadhayaya
Professor Hashmat Khan
Thesis Defence: Three Essays in Macroeconomics with a Focus on Confidence, Investment and the Business Cycle
Monday, 6 May 2019
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Jamil Sayeed
Professor Christopher Gunn
1st Thesis Workshop: International Transmission of Fiscal News Shock: Evidence from Defence Spending
Wednesday, 8 May 2019
9:45 to 11:45 a.m.
D-880 Loeb
Mumtaz Ahmad
Professor Hashmat Khan
1st Thesis Workshop: Aggregate Returns to Scale in the US Redux
Friday, 14 June 2019
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Abdallah Zalghout
Professor Lynda Khalaf
Thesis Defence: Three Essays on Statistical Inference on Inequality Measures

2017–2018 Schedule