PhD students

These are the PhD students currently studying in the Department of Economics. Find their contact details and research areas below.

B | F | G | KL | P | Q | R | S | T | W | XY | W | Z 


B

Name Research area and supervisors Contact

Emily Barker

Macroeconomics of Migration

Supervisors: Professor Christoph Thoenissen and Dr Eugenia Vella

Tel: +44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: ERBarker1@sheffield.ac.uk

Adriana Brenis Castro

Assessing the contribution of free international trade to the Peruvian economic growth: An empirical analysis on the impact of trade on the national economy and local enterprises during 21st century.

Supervisors: Professor Peter Wright, Dr Antonio Navas

Tel: +44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: ABrenisCastro1@sheffield.ac.uk

F

Name Research area and supervisors     Contact
Georgette Alejandra Fernandez Laris

The relationship and corresponding underlying psychological mechanisms between inequality and measures of subjective well-being across Latin America

Supervisors: Dr Mark Bryan, Dr Matthew Rablen

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: GAFernandezLaris1@sheffield.ac.uk

Mahvish Faran

Increasing Productivity through Innovative Management Practices

Supervisors: Professor Karl Taylor and Dr Mark Bryan

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: MFaran1@sheffield.ac.uk

G

Name Research area and supervisors Contact
Myriam Alejandra Gomez Cardena

Global Value Chains: The Impact of Leading Foreign Affiliates on Business Cycle Co-movements

Supervisors: Dr Antonio Navas and Professor Karl Taylor

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: MAGomezCardenas1@sheffield.ac.uk

K

Name Research area and supervisors Contact
Cyriac Kodath

Labour Market Policies and Post-unemployment Outcomes

Supervisors: Professor Peter Wright and Dr Bert Van Landeghem

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: CKodath1@sheffield.ac.uk

L

Name Research area and supervisors     Contact
Jialong Li

Household Finance 

Supervisors: Professor Karl Taylor, Professor Sarah Brown

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: JLi152@sheffield.ac.uk

Jiao Li

Tax Administration

Supervisors: Dr Matthew Rablen, Dr Tobias Wenzel

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: JLi144@sheffield.ac.uk

Zizhou Luo

What are the determinants of consumer sentiments?

Supervisors: Professor Karl Taylor, Professor Alberto Montagnoli

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: ZLuo17@sheffield.ac.uk

P

Name Research area and supervisors Contact
Maria Padilla Montoya

Pursuing Poverty and Inequality Reduction through Financial Development: An Analysis and Critique of the Latin American and Caribbean Approach.

Supervisors: Dr Gurleen Popli, Dr Georgios Efthyvoulou

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: MPPadillaMontoya1@sheffield.ac.uk
Maria Petrillo

Vocational education research

Supervisors: Professor Steve McIntosh and Professor Andy Dickerson

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: MPetrillo1@sheffield.ac.uk

Q

Name Research area and supervisors     Contact
Miroslava Quiroga Trevino

Economic Growth and State Public Debt in Mexico

Supervisors: Professor Christoph Thoenissen

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: MQuirogaTrevino1@sheffield.ac.uk

R

Name

Research area and supervisors

Contact

Adam Rowe

Supervisors: Professor Jennifer Roberts, Dr Daniel Gray

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: ATRowe1@sheffield.ac.uk
Bertha Rohenkohl Cruz

Intergenerational Income Mobility in the UK

Supervisors: Professor Andrew Dickerson, Dr Nicolas Van de Sijpe and Dr Anita Ratcliffe

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: BRohenkohlCruz1@sheffield.ac.uk

S

Name

Research area and supervisors

Contact
Argyris Sakalis

Culture, Institutions and Long Term Growth. Understanding the Endogenous Process of Institution Reform

Supervisor: Dr Vassilis Sarantides

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: ASakalis1@sheffield.ac.uk

Luis Alfredo Sanchez Andalco

Political economy using regional-level data from Mexico

Supervisors: Dr Vassilis Sarantides

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: LASanchezAndalco1@sheffield.ac.uk

T

Name Research area and supervisors Contact
An Thu Ta

Measuring Welfare Through Equivalent Consumption Over the Life Course

Supervisors: Professor Aki Tsuchiya and Dr Bert Van Landeghem

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: anna.ta@sheffield.ac.uk

W

Name Research areas and supervisors Contact
Bingxue Wang

The Role of Strategic Interactions in Innovation and Foreign Direct Investment for Small and Medium Enterprises

Supervisors: Dr Antonio Navas and Dr Jolian McHardy

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: BWang22@sheffield.ac.uk

Celia Wallace

Happiness in the Macroeconomy

Supervisors: Professor Alberto Montangnoli and Dr Daniel Gray

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: CTWallace1@sheffield.ac.uk

X

Name 

Research area and supervisors

Contact
Meng Xu

Labour market, dynamic general equilibrium, heterogeneous agents, fiscal policy analysis in emerging countries.

Supervisors: Professor Christoph Thoenissen and Professor Alberto Montagnoli

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: MXu35@sheffield.ac.uk

Y

Name 

Research area and supervisors

Contact
Shanshan You

The research aims to investigate the role of international reserves to financial stability.

Supervisors: Professor Alberto Montagnoli, Dr Kostas Mouratidis

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: SYou3@sheffield.ac.uk

Z

Name  Research area and supervisors  Contact
Dongzhe Zhang
 

Quality and Heterogeneous Firms based on H-O Model

Supervisors: Dr Antonio Navas and Dr Ian Gregory-Smith

Tel: 44 (0)114 222 3421 or +44 (0) 114 222 3311

Email: DZhang20@sheffield.ac.uk

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