Contact Info
        Department of Economics
        University of Exeter 
        Rennes Drive
        Exeter EX4 4PU, United Kingdom


        Current Position
        Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics at the University of Exeter
        Curriculum Vitae pdf


       Learning to Export from Neighbors (with H. Tang),

        Journal of International Economics, Volume 94, Issue 1, September 2014, pp. 67-84; pdf  appendix

        Firm Entry Deregulation, Competition and Returns to Education (with P. Ferreira and L. A. Winters),

        European Economic Review, Volume 70, August 2014, pp. 210-230; pdf

        Is deregulating firm entry good for the workers? Which workers? (with P. Ferreira and L. A. Winters),

        CEPR, 9 September 2013; VOX column

        Determinants of Vertical Integration in Export Processing: Theory and Evidence from China (with H. Tang), 
        Journal of Development Economics, Volume 99, Issue 2, November 2012, pp. 396-414; pdf 
        Research Papers
        The Effect of Competition on Managers’ Compensation: Evidence from a Quasi-natural Experiment (with P. Ferreira and L. A. Winters); CEPR DP10054

         Scale, Scope, and Trade Dynamics of Export Processing Plants (with Heiwai Tang); pdf

        Trade-induced Quality Upgrading: Transaction-level Evidence from Portugal (with Heiwai Tang)

        Teaching in 2011/12

        International Trade (M.Sc.)

        Statistics and Econometrics

        Lecture notes, slides, problem sets, etc. will be posted on the course ELE page