PhD candidate Tom Zylkin recently accepted a visiting assistant researcher position in the fall at Yale University. Zylkin will conduct research under the supervision of Professor Costas Arkolakis. Zylkin’s research focuses on international trade and conflict. His co-chairs are professors Costas Syropoulos and Yoto Yotov.
Two Ph.D. students have recently been honored for their exceptional work at Drexel LeBow. Fifth-year Ph.D. candidate, Monique Bell, has won Drexel University’s 2013 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation award, and Thomas Zylkin, an Economics Ph.D. student, has been recognized with Drexel’s 2013 Graduate Teaching Excellence Award.