Joniada Milla

Assistant Professor
Sobey School of Business
Economics

Faculty Member Information

Biosketch

I am currently Assistant Professor of Economics at Saint Mary’s University and Research Affiliate at IZA-Institute of Labor Economics. My research interests are in the fields of Economics of Education and Labor Economics. In particular, my work concentrates on program and policy evaluation, school and teacher effectiveness assessment. I have also investigated the determinants of access and persistence in post-secondary education, intergenerational transmission of education, and the university quality premium on wages.

Interests

Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics

Education

Ph.D., Economics, University of Guelph, 2013
M.A., Economics, University of Guelph, 2008
B.A., Economics, Marmara University, 2007

Academic Work Experience

2016 - 2017, Assistant Professor of Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University
2013 - 2016, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, CORE, Catholic University of Louvain

Non-Academic Work Experience

2012/3 - 2013/8, Statistical Assistant, Statistics Canada

Honours

Distinguished Scholar Medal College of Management and Economics, University of Guelph - 2013
Inducted in the Society of Excellence University of Guelph - 2013
Foster's Medal Nominee of the College of Management and Economics University of Guelph - 2013
Academic Excellence Prize University of Guelph - 2008

Scholarly Contributions

Journal Articles

Milla Joniada. "Updating Higher Education Expectations and Choices with Learning", Education Economics 25:6 (Fall - 2017), 640-658
Milla Joniada, E San, S Van. "Higher Education Value-Added using Multiple Outcomes", Journal of Educational Measurement 53:3 (Winter - 2016), 368-400
Christofides Louis, Hoy Michael, Milla Joniada, Stengos Thanasis. "Grades, Aspirations and Post-secondary Education Outcomes", Canadian Journal of Higher Education 45:1 (Winter - 2015), 48-82