Subject Areas: Macroeconomics, Public Finance
Ph.D., Economics, University of Western Ontario (Canada), 2011
M.A., Economics, Dalhousie University (Canada), 2005
B.A., Finance, UIBE (China), 2003
— T. Merritt Brown Thesis Prize for best doctoral dissertation in Economics (UWO), 2011
— Third Year Graduate Paper Award (UWO) (best paper by a third year PhD student), 2007-2008
— MA Macro
— Macroeconomics II (PhD)
“Social Security and the Rise in Health Spending,” Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 64, May 2014.
“War Finance and the Baby Boom,” Review of Economic Dynamics, Volume 17(3), July 2014.
“Social Security, Differential Fertility, and the Dynamics of the Earnings Distribution,” B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (Contributions), 2011, 11(1), Article 26.