Hello! Welcome to my homepage. I will join Fudan University as Professor of Economics starting to teach in Fall 2016. Before joining Fudan, I serve as Chair in Economics at the University of Liverpool, and I earned my postgraduate degrees from the University of British Columbia and the University of Michigan. My current research focuses on macroeconomic theory, monetary economics, economic growth, innovation and intellectual property rights. The results of my research have been published in journals, such as European Economic Review, International Economic Review, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Economic Growth, Journal of International EconomicsJournal of Money, Credit and Banking, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and Review of Economic Dynamics. For a list of my publications, please refer to curriculum vitae and research statement. Here are my RePEc/IDEAS rankings among the top 200 young economists and the top 10% economists in the areas of innovation and intellectual property rights. Currently, I serve as an associate editor for the Bulletin of Economic Research, Economic Modelling and Singapore Economic Review