Department of Economics

PhD alumni

Here you will find a list of all graduates of the PhD programme at the Department of Economics in reverse chronological order, including titles of their theses (with downloads, where possible), current workplaces and any further relevant information.

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2019

Keller, Michael

Parra-Peña S, Rafael Isidro

Ruiz-Larrea, Andreas Eberhard

Tafesse, Wiktoria


2018

Egger, Eva-Maria

Farina, Egidio

Garcia Hombrados, Jorge

Iriarte Rivas, Cesar Gustavo

Mamo, Nemera Gebeyehu

Novackova, Monika

Poggi, Cecilia

Tong Koecklin, Manuel


2017

Abdel Fattah, Dina

Ahmed, Hanane Sharif

Alsharif, Nouf Nasser

De Martino, Samantha

Gutiérrez Rufrancos, Héctor Elías

Keerthiratne, Wendala Gamaralalage Subhani Sulochana

Salgado Chavez, Edgar

Sandi, Matteo

Sertkaya, Sevi

Shabab, Chowdhury Rashaad

Shembavnekar, Nihar S.

Valli, Elsa


2016

Birru, Yohannes

Orraca Romano, Pedro Paulo

Pacillo, Grazia

Piza, Caio

Saha, Amrita

Silwal, Ani Rudra

Tekleselassie, Tsegay Gebrekidan


2015

Bachan, Ray

Jena, Farai

Mendez Parra, Maximiliano 

Monge Zegarra, Alvaro

Ramasubramanian, Janani

Sulimierska, Malgorzata

Xiao, Mimi


2014

Castro, Lucio

Cooke, Edgar F.A.

Das, Sibabrata

Giulia Mascagni

Hirvonen, Kalle

Malomo, Omofolamihan Olaboye

Pang, Wei Loon


2013

Cazzuffi, Chiara

Dao, Le Thanh

Isaza Castro, Jairo Guillermo

Leone, Maria Anna

Martuscelli, Antonio

Pettersson, Gunilla

Salardi Paola


2012

Ayana Aga, Gemechu

Bellony, Annelle Dane

González Carreras, Francisco Jose

Izadi Zadeh Darjezi, Javad

Korkeala, Outi Kaarina

Leavy, Jennifer

Lopez Gonzalez, Javier

Mansour, Wael

Mezger Kveder, Cora

Osman, Rehab Osman Mohamed


2011

Cominetta , Matteo

Khansalar, Ehsan

Lari Dashtbayaz, Mahmoud

López-Aguilera, Estela

Lovo, Stefania

Mottaghi, Aliasghar

Perge, Emilie

Varela, Gonzalo


2010

Qureshy, Lubina F.

Tabet Khayat, Marie-Christine


2009

Amarante Martinez, Verónica

Bash-Taqi, Abu Bakarr

  • Thesis: Risk and insurance in rural Africa

Byiers, Bruce Irving

Cattaneo, Cristina

Pycroft, Jonathan

Shingal, Anirudh

Shutes, Lindsay


2008

Iacovone, Leonardo

Pitigala, Upali Nihal


2007

Jackson, Karen Lee

Kowalski, Przemyslaw

Molinari, Andrea

Niimi, Yoko

Pham, Thai Hung

Scheja, Anna Elina


2006

Baah, Anthony Yaw

Loke, Wai Heng

Modi, Shilpa

Stolberg, Cordula


2005

Craviolatti, Paolo

  • Now at DFID
  • Thesis: Hybrid maize adoption analysis in rural Malawi: evidence from three villages in the Southern region

Maliszewska, Maryla A.

Ronchi, Loraine

Szczurek, Mateusz

Vasudeva-Dutta, Puja


2004

Cirera, Xavier

Fontana, Marzia

Melo, Ligia

Yaqub, Shahin

Zahariadis, Yiannis


2003

Aldaz-Carroll, Enrique

Celi, Giuseppe

Cortijo, Maria A.

Pastore, Francesco

Medina-Smith, Emilio

Phelan, Frederick T.


2002

Anderson, Edward W. J.

Belser, Patrick M.

Krstic, Gorana

Letelier, Leonardo E.

Panopoulou, Panagiota

Razzaque, Mohammad A.

Wohanka, Kornelia Krystyna


2001

Al-Samarrai, Samer M.

Delgado, Sylvia

Mecharla, Prasada Rao

Yazgan, Mustafa Ege

Zado de Azevedo, André


2000

Hotopp, Ulrike

Shehzad, Shafqat


1999

Chan, Oi Wan

Gottschalk, Ricardo

Perfetti-Del Corral, Mauricio

Reeves, Eoin P.

Sinha, Saurabh

Xenaki, Athanassia

Zaman, Hassan


1998

Matin, Irman

Mondlane, Angelo Eduardo

  • Thesis: New dimensions in regional economic co-operation and integration in Southern Africa
  • Now at the Southern Africa Development Community

1997

Bartsch, Ulrich

Gower, Paul

Lewington, Ilka

  • The transformation of the East German electricity sector
  • Now at KEMA

Yao, Lihua


1996

Ana P. Fernandes

  • Thesis: Conflicts in regional and trade policies: a case study of northeast Brazil in the 1980s

Kohli, Renu


1995

Yousef I Nasser


1994

Collier, Ute L.

  • Now at the Committee on Climate Change 
  • Profile

Hughes, Rosemary F.

Lehwing, Mariene Bougeard

Lutz, Matthias Guenther

Mishra, Pramod K.

Piccinini, Mauricio Serrao

Yin, Xingmin

  • Thesis: China's industrial structure in transition: concentration and performance 1980-1990
  • Now at Fudan University

1993

Gonzalez, Luis Daniel A.

Pandya, Kirankumar Manubhai

  • Now at South Gujarat University

Smith, Marisol A.

Katz, Jacob S.

Komolafe , Oluranti Stella

  • Thesis: Exchange rate policy in Nigeria, 1960-92 

Tadesse, Dadnew Eshete

  • Thesis: The impact of food shortages on rural households of different income groups and their crisis coping strategies: a case study of Wolaita District in Ethiopia 

Nair, Sulochana

Nichols, Lucy P.

  • Thesis: Structural adjustment and human resources in Costa Rica

1992

Bartzokas, Anthony

Galhardi, Regina M.

Huan, Guo-Lin

Jiang, Boke

  • Thesis: China's dual exchange rate system: its origin, problems and unification
  • Now at Fudan University 

Lamming, Richard C.

Malik, Shahnawaz

de Silva, Ginige Amala Chandini


1991

Besnosik, Roberto I.

  • Now at the Universitidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro
  • Thesis: The diffusion of biogas plants in rural areas of Brazil

Ducharme, Louis M.

Lavoie, Marie

Ordu, Aloysius U.

Taal, Housainou Aboulie

  • Now at the World Food Programme
  • Thesis: Factors influencing the cash-food crop production decision and the use of animal traction in rural Gambia: a case study of Dobo and Kundam

1990

Athanasoglou, Panayiotis P.

Clark, Judith V.

  • Thesis: Great expectation: Rationales for nuclear fusion research 

Fukasaku, Kiichiro

Gaio, Fatima J.

  • Retired
  • Was at the Universidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro 

Hughes, Wesley G.

Paulsson, Gunnar

Tiralap, Anupap

  • Thesis: The Economics of the Process of Technical Change of the Firm: the Case of the Electronics Industry in Thailand
  • Now at King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang

1989

Lins Rolim, Zionam E.

  • Now at Universidade Federal de Pernambuco 

Spagnolo, Fernando

Tidd, Joseph

Whelan, Angela M.

Yahaya, Shehu

  • Now at the African Development Bank

1988

Anastasiou, Thomas A.

  • Thesis: Tax incentives and investment behaviour in Greek manufacturing
  • Retired

Baillet Gallardo, Alvaro

Fukasaku, Yukiko

Ibraheem, Amr Ameen Alee

Khan, Azfar F.

Mahmood, Moazam

Muhtar, Mansur

Narsey, Wadan L.

Potthoff-Sewing, Christian

  • Thesis: Strategic R&D expenditures and free entry
  • Now at Poppe+Potthof
  • Wikipedia

Tan, Lin Yeok


1987

Ali, Amin M.

  • Thesis: Impact and implications of new plant technology in agriculture: A case study of selected crops in Bangladesh

Bishop, Paul R.

O'Sullivan, Anthony J.

Zubair, Mohammad Ahmed

  • Now at the Islamic Development Bank
  • Profile

1986

Fuentes, Juan Alberto

  • Now at the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean 
  • Profile
  • Thesis: Transnational enterprises, technology and Central Economic Integration

Hwang, Hae-Du

  • Now at Konkuk University
  • Profile

Issidoridis, George D.

Jazayeri, Ahmad

Piergrossi-Fraschini, Anna S.

  • Now at DG Development
  • Thesis: Some economic aspects of internationalization of production

1985

Dietrich, Michael D.

Eduoardo, S. A.

Greeley, Martin

Jacobsson, Staffan B.

Main, Ombretta


1984

Aghazadeh, Esmail

Alizadeh, Parvin

Bryan, Robert H.

  • Thesis: The state and internationalisation of capital in the Australian mining industry, 1965 to 1980

Ferraz, Joao Carlos

Mudenda, Gilbert N.

Sibunruang, Atchaka

Sturton, Richard M.

Unger, Kurt F.


1983

Affan, Khalid

Andreas, D.

Ansari, Javed A.

Clift, F.C.

  • Thesis: Technological innovation in agriculture in India: an analysis of economic policy and political pressures 

Dosi, Giovanni

Ito, Yukio

  • Thesis: The stabilisation policy and controllability of dynamic economic systems
  • Passed away
  • University of Osaka

Okwudili, D.C.

  • Thesis: The political economy of rural development: Studies in rural water supplies in Anambra villages of Abakaliki and Oraukwu, Nigeria 1959-79

O'Malley, Eoin

Oliveira Rendeiro, Joao M.


1982

Alam, Mahmudul

Barrett, Gene L.

  • Now at St Mary’s University
  • Thesis: Uneven development, rent and the social organisation of capital: A study of the fishing industry of Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Work site

Bradby, Barbara

Coomaraswamy, Indrajit 

  • Now Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka
  • Profile

Hee Yol Yu.

  • Thesis: The dynamics of technological leadership and economic development: historical perspective and its policy implications in the developing context

Papadopoulos, Constantine A

John, S. Z.

  • Thesis: Trade relations between the two Germanies and their contemporary importance for GDR Volkswirtschaft: historic and economic perspectives 

1981

Ahmad, S. Ehtisham Uddin

Jumanne H Wagao.

Longhurst, Richard W.

Pearson, R.

Perkins, Frances

  • Retired from Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Tilakaratne, W M.

  • Thesis: Population growth and labour utilisation in a rural/urban context: a Sri Lankan case study
  • Was at the University of Peradeniya
  • Obituary 

1980

Asaduzzaman, Mohammed

Estrin, Saul

Hussain, Syad Akmal

Kaplinsky, Raphael M.

Low, Patrick

  • Thesis: Kenya government policy towards the export of manufactured goods from 1964
  • Now at the World Trade Organization
  • Work site

Roy, S.

  • Now at the Nordic Africa Institute
  • Thesis: The historical problems of agricultural productivity with special reference to the use of modern technological inputs: a case study of Meerut district in Western Uttar Pradesh (India)

Solomos, John N.

Swift, Jeremy

  • Emeritus at the Institute for Development Studies

Toksoz, Mina I.


1979

Bennett, John

Churnside Harrison, E.R.

Dyker, David A.

E. Roger Churnside-Harrison.

Fernando, Lloyd S.


1978

Bennett, Roger D.

Berry, Roger

Ellis, Frank

Erber, Fabio S.

  • Was at Universidad Federal de Rio de Janeiro and the Brazilian Development Bank
  • Obituary

Randeni, Ariya

  • Thesis: The effect of external assistance on development: The case of Sri Lanka

Soete, Luc

West, Peter J.

  • Now at PAM Global Investments
  • LinkedIn

Wyeth, John F.


1977

Collings, John J.

Houston, Thomas

Reza, Sadrel


1976

Bell, Clive


1975

Hopkins, Elizabeth

Stark, Oded

Weiss, John A.


1974

Jenkins, Rhys

Sirisena, Nallaperuma

  • Thesis: A multisectoral model of production for Sri Lanka
  • Retired

1973

Karunaratne, Neil

Mylonas, Nicholas

Rodgers, Gerry


1972

Vickerman, Roger

Golding, Anthony M.

  • Author
  • Banker
  • Profile
  • The semiconductor industry in the United States and Great Britain: A case study of innovation, growth, and the diffusion of technology

1971

Kamaras, Ioannis

  • Retired from the Bank of Greece
  • Thesis: Urban-rural dualism in Greece

Kay, Christobal

Paterson, Donald G.


1968

Carter, Robert L.

  • Competition in the British fire and accident insurance market
  • Was at the University of Nottingham
  • Obituary

Walshe, Grahame J.


Undated

Cody, John

Du, Hua

  • Now at the Asian Development Bank
  • Profile

Mogotsi, Imogen P.

  • Now at the University of Botswana
  • Profile

Scott, Thomas

Stone, Merlin