After Macalester

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Macalester Economics graduates, as in previous years, have chosen to pursue a broad range of post graduate study and career paths. Here are just a few recent examples:

PhD/MA: Alexandra Indarte ’13 (Northwestern, PhD Economics), Wanyi Li ’12  (UCLA, PhD Management), Jose Rubio ’12 (LSE, MA International Health Policy), Nikhil Gupta ’11 (Princeton, PhD Economics). Other past graduates have attended Harvard Business and Public Policy schools, University of Maryland, Cornell, University of Texas, UC–Berkeley, and many others. 

Business sector: Joseph Dykema '14 (PriceWaterhouse Coopers), Justin Sims '14 (New York Yankees), Adil Imani ’13 (Travelers Insurance), Kwame Fynn ’13 (Citibank), Adam Freedman ’12 (Analysis Group), Jessica Baier ’12 (Deloitte). Other past graduates have worked for Target Corp., Aon Benfield, Boeing, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, and many other firms.

Government/non-profit: Benjamin Lavin '14 (Peace Corps), Hossein Alidaee ’13 (Federal Reserve Board), Kate Vermann ’11 (St. Louis Fed), Needham Hurst ’11 (New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development). Other past graduates have worked at the World Bank, the Jameel Poverty Action Lab, the Brookings Institution, the Urban Institute, Resources for the Future, Congressional Budget Office, and many other organizations.