Ph.D., Economics, Cornell University, May 2021 (expected)


MA., Economics, Cornell University, December 2018

MA., Applied Economics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, May 2015


B.S., Economics, Renmin University of China, June 2013                                                                         

Research Fields

Empirical Industrial Organization, Social Networks, Labor Economics

Research Experience

Research Assistant for Thomas Jungbauer, Spring 2020

Research Assistant for Yanyan Liu, International Food Policy Research Institute, Summer 2017

Research Assistant for Mallika Thomas, Cornell University, Summer 2017

Research Assistant for Martha Bailey, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Fall 2014, Spring 2015

Awards & Fellowships

Sage Fellowship (Dissertation), Cornell University, Spring 2020 – Fall 2020

CV Starr Fellowship, Cornell University, Fall 2019

Small Grant in Labor Economics, Cornell University, 2019

Sage Fellowship, Cornell University, Fall 2015- Spring 2016

National Scholarship, Renmin University of China, 2013

Activities & Professional Service

Presenter, Cornell Labor Workshop, Cornell IO Workshop, 2020

Attendee, CEPR Virtual IO Seminar,  Online IO Seminar (Virtual), ASSA Meeting (San Diego), 2020

Attendee, Penn State-Cornell Econometrics & IO Conference, 2018, 2019


Presenter, IO Student Workshop, Cornell University, 2017-


Presenter, Labor Work in Progress Seminar, Cornell University, 2016-

Graduate Student Co-organizer, Labor Work in Progress Seminar, Cornell University, 2017-2018


Mentor, Graduate Student Association for Economics Mentorship Program, Cornell University, 2017-

Professional Associations

American Economic Association

Skills & Others


   Proficient in Stata, R, Matlab, LaTeX, Microsoft Excel

   Experience with Python, ArcGIS, QGIS, Unix/Linux


Languages: Chinese (native); English (fluent)