Welcome! My name is Hanchen (Raphael) Jiang. I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of North Texas. I obtained my Ph.D. in Economics from the Johns Hopkins University in 2020 Summer.
My research interests are in the areas of Labor Economics, Urban Economics, Development Economics, and Policy Evaluation, with a special focus on the economics of issues relating to the well-being of low-income families and children.
I am particularly interested in these topics:
Social Safety Nets
Migration and Urbanization
The Society of Labor Economists (SOLE) Annual Meeting, May, 2021