PhD in Economics, Finance and Management

Filippo Ippolito, Placement Officer

Filippo Ippolito


Placement Officer 2018-19

After completing their degrees, alumni pursue diverse careers all over the world. Alumni have obtained select positions in industries such as banking and financial institutions, international organisations, consultancies, research institutions, and the public sector. See our list of alumni.

A growing, global network of talented professionals and academics, our recently graduated PhD alumni benefit from the high-quality education and prestige of the GPEFM programme.

The Department of Economics and Business congratulates its 2019 PhD class for their success this year in the job market. Having demonstrated extraordinary talent and enthusiasm in their field, the candidates are all well prepared for rigorous hiring and selection processes.


Caracciolo, Giacomo  
Job Market Paper: Social Security and Inequality in Segmented Financial Markets
Advisors: Prof. Davide Debortoli and Prof. Jordi Galí
Placement: Bank of Italy
Chan, Jenny  
Job Market Paper: Monetary Policy and Sentiment Driven Fluctuations
Advisors: Prof. Vladimir Asriyan and Prof. Edouard Schaal
Placement: Bank of England
Geng, Yining  
Job Market Paper: Intergenerational Mobility in China across Space and Time
Advisor: Prof. Maria Petrova 
Placement: University of Liverpool
Hedtrich, Christoph  
Job Market Paper: The Link between Labor Market Dynamism and Job Polarization
Advisor: Prof. Jan Eeckhout
Placement: Uppsala University
Lerche, Adrian  
Job Market Paper: Investment Tax Credits and the Response of Firms
Advisor: Prof. Albrecht Glitz
Placement: Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Ou, Shengliang  
Job Market Paper: The Government Spending Multiplier at the Zero Lower Bound
Advisors: Prof. Davide Debortoli and Prof. Jordi Galí
Placement: The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Santamaria, Marta  
Job Market Paper: The Gains from Reshaping Infrastructure: Evidence from the Division of Germany
Advisor: Jaume Ventura
Placement: The University of Warwick
Yang, Guohao  
Job Market Paper: Infrastructure and Global Value Chain Position: Evidence from China 
Advisors: David Nagy and Jaume Ventura
Placement: University of Namur