Yalun Su


Workstation 2080-26
1307 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

I am a PhD candidate and an AHRQ T32 predoctoral trainee at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. My research interests are health economics and public finance.

Prior to Harris, I worked as a research professional at the Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics and the Becker-Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago.


“Disability and Distress: The Effect of Disability Programs on Financial Outcomes,” with Manasi Deshpande and Tal Gross. Manuscript. Online Appendix.

[April 2021, American Economic Journal: Applied ]

Work In Progress

"The Role of Ordeals in Health Care: Evidence from Telemedicine," with Maya Lozinski.

"The Value of Health Insurance in China: Alleviating Liquidity Constraints, " with Kaixin Liu.


M.Sc. in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, London School of Economics

B.A. with Distinction in General Scholarship in Applied Mathematics, Economics, and Statistics, UC Berkeley

RTW Trip in Summer 2019