My resume

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Current position
  • Advertising product researcher (data scientist), Facebook. 
Previous positions
  • Advertising Research Analyst, Instagram, 2015.2 - 2015.11
  • Research Associate, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2014.9 - 2015.2
  • Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, 2011.8 - 2015. 2
  • Ph.D. Economics, Tilburg University, 2012
  • M.Phil in Economics, Tilburg University, 2008
  • B.A. Honors in Finance (top 5 GPA), Zhejiang University, 2006  

Visiting positions  

  • Carnegie Mellon University, 03/2013
  • Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science, George Mason University, 11/2012 - 12/2012
  • University of Zurich, 10/2012
  • Carnegie Mellon University, 03/2012 - 04/2012 
  • Department of Economics and CESS, New York University, 02/2010 - 06/2010
    Industry white papers
    • Drive Action Effectively on Mobile: Optimize Direct Response Campaigns across Facebook, Instagram and Audience Network. Link
    • Optimizing Audience Buying on Facebook and Instagram. Link
    • Measuring for Success: Facebook on Facebook and Instagram. Link
    Academic papers
    • Martin Kocher, Fangfang Tan and Jing Yu, Providing global public goods: electoral delegation and cooperation,. Economic Inquiry, 2018, 56(1), 381–397.
    • Qi Zhao, Yi Zhang, Daniel Friedman and Fangfang Tan, E-commerce Recommendation with Personalized Promotion, RecSys '15 Proceedings of the 9th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems, 2015, 219-226.
    • Qiang Fu, Changxia Ke and Fangfang Tan, ''Success breeds success'' or ''Pride goes before a fall''? Individuals and teams in best-of-three contests, Games and Economic Behavior, 2015, 94, 57-79.
    • Erte Xiao and Fangfang Tan, "Justification and legitimate punishment'', Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics170(1), 2014, 168-188.
    • Fangfang Tan and Andrew Yim, "Can strategic uncertainty help deter tax evasion? - An experiment on auditing rules'', Journal of Economic Psychology, 2014, 40, 161-174.
    • Wieland Müller and Fangfang Tan, "Who acts more like a game theorist? Group and individual play in a sequential market game and the effect of the time horizon'', Games and Economic Behavior, 2013, 82, 658-674.
    • Fangfang Tan and Erte Xiao, "Peer punishment with third-party approval in a social dilemma game'', Economics Letters, 2012, 117(3), 589-591.
    • Charles Noussair and Fangfang Tan, "Voting on punishment systems within a heterogeneous group'', Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2011, 13(5), 661-693.
    • Fangfang Tan, "Punishment in a linear public good game with productivity heterogeneity'', De Economist, 2008, 156(3), 269-293.