The Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences has profiled PhD student Jiyeon Kim as part of its Student Spotlight series. Jiyeon explains the significance of her research and why she chose to pursue her doctorate at the University of Pittsburgh.
Pitt is one of the best schools of economics in the world. The wide range of research fields is of particular interest to me. Moreover, Pitt's competitiveness on labor economics, which is my primary research interest, deepens my confidence that this graduate program is an ideal match for me.