Claire S.H. Lim

Professor of Economics

School of Economics and Finance

Queen Mary, University of London

Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, United Kingdom

Research Fellow, CEPR


Personal Information: US Citizen; Born in South Korea.

Fields of Interest:

Public Economics, Political Economy, Industrial Organization, Health Economics, Law and Economics, Urban Economics

Primary Professional Experiences:

Professor of Economics, School of Economics and Finance, QMUL, Fall 2018-Present

Visiting Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2021

Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Fall 2017

National Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University, 2016-2017

CSDP Fellow, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, 2014-2015

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Economics, Cornell University, 2011-2018

Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, 2008-2011

Other Professional Positions:

Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Policy Research

Panel Member, Economy Policy

Fellow, Digital Environment Research Institute, QMUL


Ph.D. in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2008

M.A. in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2004

B.A. in Economics and Political Science, Seoul National University, 2002