Todd R. Jones
    Field of Economics
    Cornell University
    443 Uris Hall
    Ithaca, NY 14853
    Ph: (607) 255-4254
    Email: trj25@cornell.edu
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    EDUCATION

    PhD, Economics, Cornell University, 2017 (Expected)

    MS, Statistics, Utah State University, 2012
    • Thesis: "SigTree: An Automated Meta-Analytic Approach to Find Signicant Branches in a Phylogenetic Tree"

    BA, Economics, Summa Cum Laude, Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University, 2011
    • Minors: Chinese, Mathematics

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Empirical Behavioral Economics, Applied Microeconomics

    RESEARCH IN PROGRESS

    "Randomized Peers and Occupation Choice: Evidence from West Point" with Michael Kofoed

    "Student Evaluation of Teachers and Student Performance" with Corbin Miller, Richard Patterson, and Jeffrey Swigert

    "Moving up the Ticket: How does Information Affect the Beauty Premium in United States Political Elections?" with Joe Price

    SOFTWARE DEVELOPED

    SigTree - meta-analytic method to find significantly responsive brances in a phylogenetic tree (R package)

    PERSONAL

    I speak Swedish and some Chinese.
Todd R. Jones