Presenters

On job market

Chang Ma

Fanhai International School of Finance, Fudan University


Chang Ma is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Fanhai International School of Finance at Fudan University. He received his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University in 2018. He has also worked at the IMF as a summer intern in 2016 and has been a visiting researcher at Bank of Finland in 2020.

Alexander MacKay

Harvard University

Professor MacKay is an assistant professor at Harvard Business School. He studies the economics of competition and other topics in industrial organization using a combination of theory and data. Previously, he was a postdoctoral scholar at the John F. Kennedy School of Government and Harvard Business School.

Professor MacKay earned his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago. Prior to his doctoral degree, he worked at a consulting firm that specialized in the design and analysis of business experiments. He has a B.A. in economics from the University of Virginia.

Gaelan MacKenzie

Bank of Canada

I am a Senior Economist at the Bank of Canada. My research focuses on international trade with an overlap with macroeconomics, the economics of innovation, and industrial organization.

Rafat Mahmood

University of Western Australia

I am in the final year of my PhD in Economics at the University of Western Australia. My primary research interests include Development Economics, Political Economy, and International security. My Job Market Paper, which is currently R&R at the Economic Journal looks at the consequences of US drone strikes in Pakistan. Another paper from my dissertation formalizes the relationship between communications technology and terrorism and is published in the Journal of Conflict Resolution.

Paulo Maio

Jacques Mairesse

ENSAE and Maastricht University

Jacques Mairesse is honorary professor at GENES (Groupe des Ecoles Nationales d’Economie et Statistique, researcher in the Laboratory of Microeconometrics at CREST. He is emeritus professor in Applied Econometrics of Research, Innovation and Productivity at Maastricht University and professorial fellow of UNU-MERIT, and a research associate at the NBER. He is also president of the Comité d’Orientation Scientifique de l’OST (Observatoire des Sciences et Techniques) du HCERES (Haut Conseil de l’Evaluation de la Recherche et de l’Enseignement Supérieur).
He has been engaged in many comparative studies, using firm micro data for France and the US or other countries, in particular to analyze various forms of investment in equipment, information and communication technology (ICT), organizational practices, R&D and innovation and their effects on productivity. His current topics of interest are in the economics of science, with specific emphasis on performance evaluation at various levels of analysis, returns to public funding and gender issues in different institutional environments.

Dmitry Makarov

HSE University

Federico Mandelman

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

a research economist and adviser on the macroeconomics and monetary policy team in the research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. His major fields of study are international macroeconomics, emerging economies, banking, and monetary economics.

Tatyana Marchuk

BI Norwegian Business School

Guillermo Marshall

University of British Columbia