Assistant Research Fellow, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica. 


          Pension Reform in Taiwan: a Macroeconomic Analysis (with Atsuko Tanaka and Yu-Hsiang Cheng),
Taiwan Economic Review, accepted
          This paper was previously circulated under the title "Pension Reform in Taiwan: the Path to Long-Run Sustainability"
          Working paper version: PDF 

Competitive Dominance of Emission Trading over Pigouvian Taxation in a Globalized Economy (with Seung-Gyu Sim),
Economics Letters, Vol 163, Pages 158–161, February 2018
Working paper versionPDF
AEA Poster: PDF

Working Papers:

Statistical Discrimination, Occupational Sorting, and Career Opportunities 
(with Atsuko Tanaka)   
Latest Version: October 2016. 
Full Paper: PDF 

Removing Disability Insurance Coverage: The Effects on Work Incentive and Occupation Choice
 (with Atsuko Tanaka, and Ha Nguyen)   
Latest Version: June 2016. 
Full Paper: PDF 
Online Appendix: PDF

Optimal Disability Insurance and Unemployment Insurance with Cyclical Fluctuations
Latest Version: October 2016. 
Full Paper: PDF 
Online Appendix: PDF, AEA Poster: PDF

Ongoing Research Projects:
  • College Loans and Post-schooling Skill Accumulation (with Chao Fu and Atsuko Tanaka)
  • Anti-Dumping Duties and Money Burning
  • Efficient Allocations in a Dynamic Moral Hazard Economy (with Noah Williams)
  • Disability Insurance and the Business Cycles: A Structural Model and Estimation (with Atsuko Tanaka)

Masters Thesis: Large Deviations from the Hydrodynamic Limit of the Generalized Symmetric Exclusion Process
Latest Version: June 2007. 
Full Paper: PDF