C.V.

Education

          Ph.D., International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University
                                        
          M.S., Management Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

          B.A., Economics, Hunan Normal University, China 

Research Fields

          Primary fields:      Macroeconomics, Energy Economics, Economic Development, 

          Secondary fields:  Applied Econometrics, Computational Economics

Research Experience 

           Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas - Economic Research Department 

           Research Assistant to Professor Gary Jefferson 

           Research Assistant to Professor Laarni Bulan

Teaching Experience

Instructor
            Statistics and Economic Analysis (undergraduate), summer 2014, 2013, 2011 (eval: 4.74/5.00)
             

Teaching Fellows  
              Spring 2016     Advanced Econometrics (PhD), for Professor Davide Pettenuzzo 
              Fall      2015     Economic Theory and Social Policy (PhD), for Professor Christine Bishop
              Fall      2014     Applied Regression Analysis (PhD), for Professor Wu Zeng
              Spring 2014     International Trade Policy and Institutions (master), for Professor Judith Dean
              Fall      2013     Advanced Econometrics (PhD), for Professor Dominic Hodgkin
              Spring 2013     Applied Econonometrics (PhD), for Professor Elizabeth Brainerd
              Spring 2012     Advanced Topics in Macroeconomics (undergraduate), for Professor George Hall
              Spring 2012     International Trade: Theory and Practice (master), for Professor Peter Petri
              Fall      2011      Advanced Econometrics (PhD), for Professor Davide Pettenuzzo
              Fall      2010     Advanced Microeconomics (PhD), for Professor Blake LeBaron
              Fall      2010     Senior Thesis Honor Program(undergraduate), for Professor Elizabeth Brainerd
              Spring 2010     Macroeconomics Theory (undergraduate), for Professor George Hall 
              Fall      2009     Econometrics with Application of Linear Algebra (undergraduate), for Professor Hong Li
              Fall      2008     Industrial Organization (undergraduate), for Professor Kathryn Graddy                        
             
  Awards, Scholarship and Fellowships 

         Provost's Dissertation Support Award, Brandeis University (2016)

         Best Student Paper Award (2nd place),  United States Association for Energy Economics (USAEE/IAEE) (2015)

          Provost's Dissertation Support Award, Brandeis University (2015)

          The Pacific Trade and Development (PAFTAD) Young Fellowship (2013)

Provost's Dissertation Support Award, Brandeis University (2013)

Travel and Research Grant, Brandeis University (2013)

CSWEP Summer Fellowship, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (2012)

Asian Pacific Center Research Grant, Brandeis University (2010-2012)

Graduate Fellowship, Brandeis University (2008-present) 

Graduate Fellowship, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2004-2007)


Conferences & Seminars Attended
         2016  Midwest Economic Association Annual Meeting (presenter and discussant)
                    Eastern Economic Association Annual Meeting (presenter and discussant)
         2015  USAEE/IAEE 33rd North American Conference (presenter)
                     The Penn Symposium on Contemporary China (panelist)
                     Institutions, Reforms and Economic Development, Beijing, China (invited)
                     The Fifth Congress of the East Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics, Taipei, Taiwan (invited)
          2013  The Pacific Trade and Development Conference (presenter and discussant)
                     Midwest Economics Association Annual Meeting (presenter and discussant)
                     Eastern Economics Association Annual Meeting (presenter and discussant)
          2012  Midwest Macroeconomics Annual Conference (presenter)
                     Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (presenter)

Computer Skills

          Matlab, STATA, C, Dynare, Python, LaTex