Subject Areas: Macroeconomics, Public Finance
Ph.D., Economics, University of Western Ontario (Canada), 2010
B.A., Finance, UIBE (China), 2003
Honors and Appointments:
— 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 (forthcoming).
“War Finance and the Baby Boom,”Review of Economic Dynamics (forthcoming).
“Social Security, Differential Fertility, and the Dynamics of the Earnings Distribution,”B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics [Contributions] (2011) 11(1), Article 26.