Quantitative Macro, Political Economy, Macro Labor, Chinese Economy.
2014: Ph.D. in Economics, University of Zurich
2011: Visiting Student, Department of Economics, MIT
2008: M.A. in Economics, Fudan University
2005: B.S. in Computer Science, Fudan University
"Sharing High Growth Across Generations: Pensions and Demographic Transition in China"
(with Zheng Song, Kjetil Storesletten and Fabrizio Zilibotti)
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2015, 7(2): 1–39. (Lead article)
Reviewed in The Economist, VOX, and Global Investor by Credit Suisse.
"The Politico-Economic Dynamics of China’s Growth"
Revise and Resubmit, Journal of the European Economic Association
A previous version was circulated under the title "Will China Escape the Middle-income Trap? A Politico-economic Theory of Growth and State Capitalism"
- "The Optimum Quantity of Capital and Debt" (with Ömer Acikgöz, Marcus Hagedorn and Hans Holter)
Work in Progress
- "Search Frictions and Wage Dispersion" (with Marcus Hagedorn and Iourii Manovskii)
- "Divide and Rule: An Origin of Polarization and Ethnic Conflict" (with Simon Alder)