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2019-20

Discipline Name of Student Title of Doctoral Thesis Contact Supervisor
Economics Vincent Thorne The impact of different social structures and organisations on economic outcomes and the provision of public goods in developing countries. thornev@tcd.ie Prof. Emanuel Coman
Political Science Samuel Johnson European Politics - Radical right and ethnoregional political parties in contemporary Europe sajohnst@tcd.ie
Political Science Andrea Salvi Explaining the variation in sub-national diffusion of civil conflict: Reactive violence, ethnic networks and military strategies. salvia@tcd.ie
Economics Stefano Ceolotto Energy Economics - The influence of moral licensing and magnitude effect on pro-environmental behaviours ceolotts@tcd.ie Prof. Eleanor Denny
Economics Bryan Coyne Energy Economics - The Economics of Data Center Energy Efficiency

brcoyne@tcd.ie

Prof. Eleanor Denny
Law Sarah Curristan PRILA. Prisons: The Rule of Law, Accountability, and Rights – Experiencing Scrutiny

scurrist@tcd.ie

Prof. Mary Rogan
Business Conor Dowling The nature of resilient systems using complexity theory to frame investigations into socio-technical systems resilience

dowlinc4@tcd.ie

Prof. Mary Lee Rhodes  
Economics Anu Puthenmadathil Jose Development Economics-Models is Intrahousehold Decision Making.

puthenma@tcd.ie

Prof. Michael King  
Economics Alexsandr Firanchuk International Macroeconomics - Exchange rates and international trade firancha@tcd.ie Prof. Paul Scanlon
Economics Mischa Kleis Applied Microeconometrics - Family, labour and health mischa.kleis@googlemail.com Prof. Gaia Narciso
Economics Carl Friedrich Kreuser Economics kreuserc@tcd.ie  
Economics Hamad Sikandar Mahar Development Economics - Basic Incomes and Poverty

maharh@tcd.ie

Prof. Andrea Guariso
Economics Asithandile Mbelu International Macroeconomics - Macro-Financial linkages

mbelua@tcd.ie

Prof. Davide Romelli
Political Science Giulia Saydon The effects of public opinion and the availability of financial resources on the strength of environmental program-to-policy linkage in Europe.

saydong@tcd.ie

Prof. Raj Chari
Political Science Oguzhan Turkoglu Forced Migration and Civil Conflict tturkoglo@tcd.ie Prof. Thomas Chadefaux
Political Science Kevin Lacourse Political obligation to provisional authority arrangements lacoursk@tcd.ie Prof. Peter Stone
Economics Dora Tuda Labour markets and inequality tudad@tcd.ie Prof. Michael King
Law Sophie Van der Valk PRILA. Prisons: The Rule of Law, Accountability, and Rights: prisoners' experiences of oversight vandervs@tcd.ie Prof. Mary Rogan
Economics Benoit Voudon Industrial Organization - Vertical Relations voudonb@tcd.ie Prof. Francis O'Toole
Political Science David Moore The effect of emotive language in far-right conspiratorial messaging on individuals' perception of political conspiracy theories moored7@tcd.ie Prof. Constantine Boussalis
Economics Juan Duran Determinants and effects of spatial income segregation in developing economies duranj@tcd.ie Prof. Martina Kirchberger
Economics Angelos Athanasopoulos Central bank institutional design and communications, macro-finance and the role of credit in the business cycle, and economic history athanasa@tcd.ie Prof. Davide Romelli
Political Science Christian Oswald Factors which explain and predict the timing and location of terrorist attacks in conflict zones. coswald@tcd.ie Prof. Thomas Chadefaux
Economics Laura Muñoz Blanco Development Economics- Internal forced displacement and welfare muozblal@tcd.ie Prof. Nicola Mastrorocco
Economics Frederico Fabio Frattini Applied Microeconometrics - Political and Public Economics frattinf@tcd.ie Prof. Nicola Mastrorocco
Business Neng Zhao Stock liquidity and its use in different types of companies zhaon@tcd.ie Prof. Jenny Berrill
Business Xianwu Zhang management of Professional Service Firms, especially on HR Flexibility of law firms xzhang1@tcd.ie Prof Na Fu
Social Work and Social Policy Orla Crowe The Lived Experience of Mothers of Young Adults with Intellectual Disabilities (ID) in Ireland. croweo@tcd.ie Prof. Robbie Gilligan
Economics George Jacob Financial sector development, banking, and using behavioural insights to enhance financial inclusion and consumer protection jacobge@tcd.ie
Economics Rolan Umanan TBC umananr@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Paul Blanchard TBC blanchap@tcd.ie
Economics Beren Demirolmez TBC demirlmb@tcd.ie
Economics Danish Us-Salam TBC ussalamd@tcd.ie
Economics Maximilian Guennewig-Moenert TBC m.guennewig-moenert@les.ac.uk
Economics Francesco Barilari TBC barilarf@tcd.ie
Economics Eugenia Frezza TBC frezzae@tcd.ie
Political Science Eman Abboud The political determinants of migration, specifically how the political dynamics within countries influence individual migration decisions abboude@tcd.ie Michele D'Arcy
Political Science Michele McArdle TBC mcardlmi@tcd.ie
Economics Feidhlim McGowan TBC fmcgowan@tcd.ie
Economics Alexis De Saint-Lager TBC DESAINTA@tcd.ie

2018-19

Discipline Name of Student Title of Doctoral Thesis Contact Supervisor
Economics Cian Allen International Macroeconomics - Wealth and Cross-border Financial Linkages ALLENC4@tcd.ie Prof Vahagn Galstyan
Economics Luciano Ayala-Cantu Development Economics-The Impacts of Property Rights on Rural Development.

AYALACAL@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Political Science Andrea Salvi Explaining the variation in sub-national diffusion of civil conflict: Reactive violence, ethnic networks and military strategies. salvia@tcd.ie
Political Science Somya Chhabra The Impact of Political Instability on the Emergence of Terrorism: A Mixed-Method Approach chhabras@tcd.ie Prof Thomas Chadefaux
Economics Stefano Ceolotto Energy Economics - The influence of moral licensing and magnitude effect on pro-environmental behaviours ceolotts@tcd.ie Prof Eleanor Denny
Economics Bryan Coyne Energy Economics - The Economics of Data Center Energy Efficiency

brcoyne@tcd.ie

Prof Eleanor Denny
Law Sarah Curristan PRILA. Prisons: The Rule of Law, Accountability, and Rights – Experiencing Scrutiny

scurrist@tcd.ie

Prof Mary Rogan
Political Science Silvia Decadri Electoral Incentives to cultivate a Personal Vote and Political Particularism: a Text Analysis Approach

decadris@tcd.ie

Dr Constantine Boussalis
Business Conor Dowling The nature of resilient systems using complexity theory to frame investigations into socio-technical systems resilience

dowlinc4@tcd.ie

Prof Mary Lee Rhodes  
Economics Anu Puthenmadathil Jose Development Economics-Models is Intrahousehold Decision Making.

puthenma@tcd.ie

Dr. Michael King  
Political Science Alan Duggan Campaign Spending Efficacy in Irish & British Elections: New Findings Using Matching Methods duggana2@tcd.ie Prof Ken Benoit
Economics Alexsandr Firanchuk International Macroeconomics - Exchange rates and international trade firancha@tcd.ie Prof Paul Scanlon
Economics Jan-Luca Hennig International Macroeconomics - Inequality, institutions and policy hennigj@tcd.ie Prof Fadi Hassan
Economics Purnima Kanther Economic development - Financial Inclusion and Building Financial Capabilities kantherp@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Mischa Kleis Applied Microeconometrics - Family, labour and health mischa.kleis@googlemail.com Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Carl Friedrich Kreuser Economics kreuserc@tcd.ie  
Education Evgenia Likhovtseva The formation of World-Class Universities in BRICS countries: Comparative analyses of key policy documents

likhovte@tcd.ie

Prof Aidan Seery
Economics Hamad Sikandar Mahar Development Economics - Basic Incomes and Poverty

maharh@tcd.ie

Prof Andrea Guariso
Economics Asithandile Mbelu International Macroeconomics - Macro-Financial linkages

mbelua@tcd.ie

Prof Davide Romelli
Economics Bruno Morando Development Economics - Agricultural markets and Information and Communication Technologies.

MORANDOB@tcd.ie

Prof Tara Mitchell
Political Science Stefan Müller The Perception, Coding, Coverage, and Fulfilment of Election Pledges mullers@tcd.ie Prof Gail McElroy
Political Science Giulia Saydon The effects of public opinion and the availability of financial resources on the strength of environmental program-to-policy linkage in Europe.

saydong@tcd.ie

Raj Chari
Political Science Oguzhan Turkoglu Forced Migration and Civil Conflict tturkoglo@tcd.ie Dr. Thomas Chadefaux
Political Science Kevin Lacourse Political obligation to provisional authority arrangements lacoursk@tcd.ie Dr. Peter Stone
Economics Dora Tuda Labour markets and inequality tudad@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Law Sophie Van der Valk PRILA. Prisons: The Rule of Law, Accountability, and Rights: prisoners' experiences of oversight vandervs@tcd.ie Prof Mary Rogan
Economics Gayane Vardanyan Development Economics- The Age of Mass Migration and the Impacts of Migration VARDANYG@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Benoit Voudon Industrial Organization - Vertical Relations voudonb@tcd.ie Prof Francis O'Toole
Political Science David Moore The effect of emotive language in far-right conspiratorial messaging on individuals' perception of political conspiracy theories moored7@tcd.ie Prof. Constantine Boussalis
Economics Juan Duran Determinants and effects of spatial income segregation in developing economies duranj@tcd.ie Professor Martina Kirchberger
Economics Angelos Athanasopoulos Central bank institutional design and communications, macro-finance and the role of credit in the business cycle, and economic history athanasa@tcd.ie Davide Romelli
Political Science Christian Oswald Factors which explain and predict the timing and location of terrorist attacks in conflict zones. coswald@tcd.ie Dr. Thomas Chadefaux
Economics Laura Muñoz Blanco Development Economics- Internal forced displacement and welfare muozblal@tcd.ie Nicola Mastrorocco
Economics Frederico Fabio Frattini Applied Microeconometrics - Political and Public Economics frattinf@tcd.ie Nicola Mastrorocco
Business Neng Zhao Stock liquidity and its use in different types of companies zhaon@tcd.ie Jenny Berrill
Business Xianwu Zhang management of Professional Service Firms, especially on HR Flexibility of law firms xzhang1@tcd.ie Prof Na Fu
Social Work and Social Policy Orla Crowe TBC croweo@tcd.ie

2017-18

Discipline Name of Student Title of Doctoral Thesis Contact Supervisor
Economics Kerri Agnew

Applied Microeconomics- The impact of capital and labour inflows on house values/rents

KAGNEW@TCD.IE

Prof Ronan Lyons
Economics Cian Allen International Macroeconomics - Wealth and Cross-border Financial Linkages ALLENC4@tcd.ie Prof Vahagn Galstyan
Economics Luciano Ayala-Cantu Development Economics-The Impacts of Property Rights on Rural Development.

AYALACAL@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Economics Tara Bedi Development Economics - Households financial capability and access to financial services. bedit@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Katharina Bergant International Macroeconomics - Financial Globalisation BERGANTK@tcd.ie Prof Augstin Benetrix
Economics Jan Oskar Bolin International Macroeconomics - Fiscal and Financial spillovers

bolinj@tcd.ie

Prof Augstin Benetrix
Political Science Somya Chhabra The Impact of Political Instability on the Emergence of Terrorism: A Mixed-Method Approach chhabras@tcd.ie Prof Thomas Chadefaux
Economics Stefano Ceolotto Energy Economics - The influence of moral licensing and magnitude effect on pro-environmental behaviours ceolotts@tcd.ie Prof Eleanor Denny
Economics Bryan Coyne Energy Economics - The Economics of Data Center Energy Efficiency

brcoyne@tcd.ie

Prof Eleanor Denny
Law Sarah Curristan PRILA. Prisons: The Rule of Law, Accountability, and Rights – Experiencing Scrutiny

scurrist@tcd.ie

Prof Mary Rogan
Political Science Silvia Decadri Electoral Incentives to cultivate a Personal Vote and Political Particularism: a Text Analysis Approach

decadris@tcd.ie

Dr Constantine Boussalis
Business Maria del Laudano Visiting PhD researcher, University of Pisa, collaborating with Prof Amanda Shantz and Prof Sarah-Jane Cullinane

maricalaudano@gmail.com

 
Social Work and Social Policy Gemma Diaz Visiting PhD researcher, University of Girona, collaborating with Dr Edurne Garcia Iriarte

gemmadiaz.g@gmail.com

 
Political Science Alan Duggan Campaign Spending Efficacy in Irish & British Elections: New Findings Using Matching Methods duggana2@tcd.ie Prof Ken Benoit
Social Work and Social Policy Ruth Ellife Exploring Children and Young People's Experiences of Police Involvement in Domestic Violence: An Irish Case Study elliffr@tcd.ie Dr Stephanie Holt
Economics Alexsandr Firanchuk International Macroeconomics - Exchange rates and international trade firancha@tcd.ie Prof Paul Scanlon
Economics Oisín Gilmore Visiting PhD researcher, Groningen University, Working Hours and Leisure Time: 1900-1950 oisingilmore@gmail.com  
Economics Jan-Luca Hennig International Macroeconomics - Inequality, institutions and policy hennigj@tcd.ie Prof Fadi Hassan
Economics Purnima Kanther Economic development - Financial Inclusion and Building Financial Capabilities kantherp@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Mischa Kleis Applied Microeconometrics - Family, labour and health mischa.kleis@googlemail.com Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Margaryta Klymak Development Economics KLYMAKM@TCD.IE Prof Carol Newman
Economics Carl Friedrich Kreuser Economics kreuserc@tcd.ie  
Economics Lukas Kuld Cultural Economics KULDL@tcd.ie Prof John O'Hagan
Economics Van Le Development Economics -Investment promotion and policy

leva@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Education Evgenia Likhovtseva The formation of World-Class Universities in BRICS countries: Comparative analyses of key policy documents

likhovte@tcd.ie

Prof Aidan Seery
Economics Hamad Sikandar Mahar Development Economics - Basic Incomes and Poverty

maharh@tcd.ie

Prof Andrea Guariso
Economics Asithandile Mbelu International Macroeconomics - Macro-Financial linkages

mbelua@tcd.ie

Prof Davide Romelli
Economics Bruno Morando Development Economics - Agricultural markets and Information and Communication Technologies.

MORANDOB@tcd.ie

Prof Tara Mitchell
Political Science Stefan Müller The Perception, Coding, Coverage, and Fulfilment of Election Pledges mullers@tcd.ie Prof Gail McElroy
Economics Anuj Pratap Singh Development Economics- Microinsurance: Innovative Dimension of Financial Inclusion in Developing Countries.

singhap@tcd.ie

Prof Michael King
Sociology Anna Siuda Career Inequalities between Native and Foreign-born Academics in the UK

siudaa@tcd.ie

Dr Peter Mühlau
Economics Elisa Tirindelli Economic History - Historical Urban Development tirindee@tcd.ie Prof Ronan Lyons
Economics Gaspare Tortorici Economic History and Migrations tortorig@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Dora Tuda Labour markets and inequality tudad@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Law Sophie Van der Valk PRILA. Prisons: The Rule of Law, Accountability, and Rights: prisoners' experiences of oversight vandervs@tcd.ie Prof Mary Rogan
Economics Gayane Vardanyan Development Economics- The Age of Mass Migration and the Impacts of Migration VARDANYG@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Education Catalina Villanueva ‘An exploration of drama as a form of critical pedagogy across the post-primary curriculum in Chile’ villanum@tcd.ie Dr Carmel O'Sullivan
Economics Benoit Voudon Industrial Organization - Vertical Relations voudonb@tcd.ie Prof Francis O'Toole

2016-17

Discipline Name of Student Title of Doctoral Thesis Contact Supervisor
Economics Kerri Agnew

Applied Microeconomics- The impact of capital and labour inflows on house values/rents

KAGNEW@TCD.IE

Prof Ronan Lyons
Economics Cian Allen  International Macroeconomics - Wealth and Cross-border Financial Linkages ALLENC4@tcd.ie Prof Vahagn Galstyan
Economics Luciano Ayala-Cantu Development Economics-The Impacts of Property Rights on Rural Development.

AYALACAL@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Economics Tara Bedi Development Economics - Households financial capability and access to financial services. bedit@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Katharina Bergant International Macroeconomics - Financial Globalisation BERGANTK@tcd.ie Prof Augstin Benetrix
Political Science Somya Chhabra Currently completing taught components of the programme chhabras@tcd.ie Prof Thomas Chadefaux
Economics Bryan Coyne Energy Economics - The Economics of Data Center Energy Efficiency

brcoyne@tcd.ie

Prof Eleanor Denny
Political Science Alan Duggan Currently completing taught components of the programme duggana2@tcd.ie Prof Ken Benoit
Economics Donata Faccia International Macroeconomics – International Financial Linkages. FACCIAD@tcd.ie Prof Augstin Benetrix
Economics Alexsandr Firanchuk International Macroeconomics - Exchange rates and international trade firancha@tcd.ie Prof Paul Scanlon
Law Brady Gordon
Limits of a Monetary Empire: The Constitutional Boundaries of Fiscal Federalism in the European Union
gordonbr@tcd.ie Dr Diarmuid Rossa Phelan
Economics Jan-Luca Hennig International Macroeconomics - Inequality, institutions and policy hennigj@tcd.ie Prof Fadi Hassan
Economics Purnima Kanther Economic development - Financial Inclusion and Building Financial Capabilities
KANTHERP@tcd.ie
Prof Michael King
Economics Margaryta Klymak Development Economics KLYMAKM@TCD.IE Prof Carol Newman
Political Science Liam Kneafsey Media Systems and Ownership Patterns, Differential Framing and Citizens' Attitudes to Unions. kneafsel@tcd.ie Prof Gail McElroy
Economics Lukas Kuld Cultural Economics KULDL@tcd.ie Prof John O'Hagan
Economics Bruno Morando Development Economics - Agricultural markets and Information and Communication Technologies.

MORANDOB@tcd.ie

Prof Tara Mitchell
Political Science Stefan Muller Currently completing taught components of the programme mullers@tcd.ie Prof Gail McElroy
Law Deirdre Ní Fhloinn Consumer remedies for defective housing

 

 
Economics Anuj Pratap Singh Development Economics- Microinsurance: Innovative Dimension of Financial Inclusion in Developing Countries.

singhap@tcd.ie

Prof Michael King
Sociology Anna Siuda Career Inequalities between Native and Foreign-born Academics in the UK

siudaa@tcd.ie

Dr Peter Mühlau
Economics Van Thi Hai Le Development Economics -Investment promotion and policy

leva@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Economics Elisa Tirindelli Economic History - Historical Urban Development tirindee@tcd.ie Prof Ronan Lyons
Economics Gaspare Tortorici Economic History and Migrations tortorig@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Dora Tuda Labour markets and inequality tudad@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Gayane Vardanyan Development Economics- The Age of Mass Migration and the Impacts of Migration VARDANYG@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Education Catalina Villanueva ‘An exploration of drama as a form of critical pedagogy across the post-primary curriculum in Chile’ villanum@tcd.ie Dr Carmel O’Sullivan
Economics Benoit Voudon Industrial Organization - Vertical Relations voudonb@tcd.ie Prof Francis O'Toole

2015-16

Discipline Name of Student Title of Doctoral Thesis Contact Supervisor
Economics Kerri Agnew

Applied Microeconomics- The impact of capital and labour inflows on house values/rents

KAGNEW@TCD.IE

Prof Ronan Lyons
Economics Cian Allen  International Macroeconomics - Wealth and Cross-border Financial Linkages ALLENC4@tcd.ie Prof Vahagn Galstyan
Economics Luciano Ayala-Cantu Development Economics-The Impacts of Property Rights on Rural Development.

AYALACAL@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Economics Tara Bedi Development Economics - Households financial capability and access to financial services. bedit@tcd.ie Prof Michael King
Economics Katharina Bergant International Macroeconomics - Financial Globalisation BERGANTK@tcd.ie Prof Augstin Benetrix
Economics Benedetta Bianchi Macroeconomics - International financial linkages and risk sharing.

BIANCHIB@tcd.ie

Prof Vahagn Galstyan
Sociology Sara Bojarczuk Polish Mothers in Ireland- A Comparative Study of the Role of Social Networks in Managing Care and Employment

bojarczs@tcd.ie

Dr Elaine Moriarty/Dr Peter Muhlau
Political Science Michele Crepaz Comparative examination of Lobbying Regulation Robustness. crepazm@tcd.ie Prof Raj Chari
Economics Donata Faccia International Macroeconomics – International Financial Linkages. FACCIAD@tcd.ie Prof Augstin Benetrix
Law Brady Gordon
Limits of a Monetary Empire: The Constitutional Boundaries of Fiscal Federalism in the European Union
gordonbr@tcd.ie Dr Diarmuid Rossa Phelan
Political Science Andres Hinrichsen Authoritarian Nostalgia in Post-Communist Europe

hinricha@tcd.ie

Prof Ken Benoit
Economics Purnima Kanther Economic development - Financial Inclusion and Building Financial Capabilities
KANTHERP@tcd.ie
Prof Michael King
Economics Christina Kinghan Applied Microeconomics - Understanding the foundations of micro enterprise growth and expansion from a development perspective kinghanc@tcd.ie Prof Carol Newman
Economics Margaryta Klymak Development Economics KLYMAKM@TCD.IE Prof Carol Newman
Economics Lukas Kuld Cultural Economics KULDL@tcd.ie Prof John O'Hagan
Economics Shasha Li Macroeconomics -Growth and Inequality lis1@tcd.ie Prof Michael Wycherley
Sociology Cormac McNamara The Betting Shop: A Sociological Perspective mcnamac2@tcd.ie Dr Anne Holohan
Economics Rogelio Mercado International Macroeconomics - Capital flows and capital controls

VARDANYG@tcd.ie

Prof Vahagn Galstyan
Economics Sara Mitchell Cultural Economics - Synergies from the Geographic Clustering of Creative Workers

samitche@tcd.ie

Prof John O'Hagan
Economics Bruno Morando Development Economics - Agricultural markets and Information and Communication Technologies.

MORANDOB@tcd.ie

Prof Tara Mitchell
Political Science Gavin Morrison Duties & Obligations in relation to Human Rights morrisog@tcd.ie Dr Peter Stone
Law Deirdre Ní Fhloinn Consumer remedies for defective housing

 

 
Economics Anuj Pratap Singh Development Economics- Microinsurance: Innovative Dimension of Financial Inclusion in Developing Countries.

singhap@tcd.ie

Prof Michael King
Business Cinthia Ruiz Valle Visiting PhD - January 2016 to May 2016    
Sociology Anna Siuda Career Inequalities between Native and Foreign-born Academics in the UK

siudaa@tcd.ie

Dr Peter Mühlau
Political Science Miriam Sorace Quality of Representation in the European Parliament soracem@tcd.ie Prof Gail McElroy
Economics Van Thi Hai Le Development Economics -Investment promotion and policy

leva@tcd.ie

Prof Carol Newman
Economics Yannick Timmer International Macroeconomics -The Global Financial System timmery@tcd.ie Prof Paul Scanlon
Economics Gaspare Tortorici Development Economics- Corruption and Remittances tortorig@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Gayane Vardanyan Development Economics- The Age of Mass Migration and the Impacts of Migration VARDANYG@tcd.ie Prof Gaia Narciso
Economics Mengyang Zhang Development Economics - Household behaviour and policy zhangme@tcd.ie Prof Carol Newman