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Candidate Profile

Olesya M. Savchenko

PhD Student
Natural resource and environmental economics
Phone: 920-279-1568

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Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • B.A. (Environmental Studies, International Relations), University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 2006
  • M.B.A. (Business/Project Management), University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 2009
  • Ph.D. (Agricultural and Applied Economics), University of Illinois, expected May 2017

Teaching Experience

  • Graduate Student Teaching Assistant for Agri-food Strategic Management (upper undergraduate) at the University of Illinois, Spring 2015, Spring 2014
  • Graduate Student Teaching Assistant for Environmental Economics (undergraduate) at the University of Illinois, Fall 2014
  • Graduate Student Teaching Assistant for Sustainable Business Strategy (upper undergraduate) at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Fall 2008

Publications

  • “Derivatives Use in the Partial Hedging of Currency Risk: A Firm-Specific Approach to Understanding the Exchange Rate Exposure Puzzle” with Stephen Makar in Journal of Applied Business Research, 2010, 26(1): 109-120.

  • “Crisis in Accounting: Are Accounting Curricula Following the Path of General Motors?” with Lakshmi Tatikonda in Management Accounting Quarterly, 2010, 11(2): 33-45.

Thesis Information

"Economics of Green Technologies: Impact and Optimal Policy"
Advisor: Professor Amy W. Ando