Dissertation Defense Events

April 24 - 30, 2019

Wednesday, April 24

Dissertation Defense: Givi Melkadze

Candidate Name: Givi Melkadze Advisor: Pedro Gete, Ph.D. Major: Economics Title: Essays on Uncertainty and Credit Market Frictions Chapter 1 studies the...

Dissertation Defense: Stephan Pikner

Candidate Name: Stephan Pikner Major: Government Advisor: Desha Girod, Ph.D. Title: Militarized Politics and Indiscriminate Counterinsurgency Why do some...

Friday, April 26

Dissertation Defense: Montserrat Lau

Candidate Name: Montserrat Lau Major: Spanish Thesis Advisor: Barbara Mujica, Ph.D. Title: Cervantes e Historias Psicosomáticas Amatorias: Don Quijote, un...

Dissertation Defense: Kin-Ping Jeremy Wong

Candidate Name: Kin-Ping Jeremy Wong Major: Economics Advisor: John Rush, Ph.D. Title: Essays on the For-Hire Vehicle Industry In chapter 1, I present a...

Dissertation Defense: Md Jahurul Islam

Candidate Name: Md Jahurul Islam Major: Linguistics Advisor: Elizabeth Zsiga, Ph.D. Title: Phonetics and phonology of 'voice aspirated' stops: Evidence...

Dissertation Defense: Son Le

Candidae Name: Son Le Major: Economics Advisor: Axel Anderson, Ph.D. Title: Essays on Matching and Wage Inequality Recent empirical analyses emphasize...

Dissertation Defense: Veli Safak

Candidate Name: Veli Safak Major: Economics Advisor: Axel Z. Anderson, Ph.D. Title: Essays on Uncertainty and Credit Market Frictions This dissertation...

Monday, April 29

Dissertation Defense: Todd McKay

Candidate Name: Todd McKay Major: Linguistics Advisor: Jeff Connor-Linton, Ph.D. Title: More on the Validity and Reliability of C-Test Scores: A...

April 24 - 30, 2019