Curriculum Vitae

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Education

Ph.D. in Economics, Purdue University, expected 2019.
Committee: Chong Xiang(chair), Anson Soderbery, David Hummels, Farid Farrokhi, Mohitosh Kejriwal
M.S. in Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2012
B.S. in Economics and Finance, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2011, with First Class Honor

Research Fields
International Trade, Applied Microeconomics, Empirical Industrial Organization

Working Papers
“Reputation of Quality in International Trade: Evidence from Consumer Product Recalls” (Job Market Paper)

“When Opportunity Knocks: China’s Open Door Policy and Declining Educational Attainment” with Kendall Kennedy and Xuan Jiang

Conferences and Seminars
“Reputation of Quality in International Trade: Evidence from Consumer Product Recalls”
2018: Midwest International Economics Group Meeting, Vanderbilt University; Southern Economic Association Annual Meeting, Washington DC;
2017: Midwest Economics Association Annual Conference, Cincinnati, OH; Southern Economics Association Annual Meeting, Tampa FL;
2016: Krannert Ph.D. Research Symposium

“When Opportunity Knocks: China’s Open Door Policy and Declining Educational Attainment”
2018: Southern Economic Association Annual Meeting, Washington DC; Asian and Australasian Society of Labour Economics (AASLE) Conference, Seoul, South Korea

Grants and Scholarships
Purdue Research Foundation (PRF) Research Grants, 2016-2017
AIG Foundation Scholarship, 2008-2011
HKUST Scholarship for outstanding continuing UG students, 2008-2010

Honors and Awards
Award for Distinguished Teaching, International Trade, Summer 2016
Award for Distinguished Teaching, Macroeconomics, Summer 2015
Award for Outstanding Teaching, Macroeconomics, Fall 2015