Ph.D. in Economics, Texas A&M University, U.S., May 2018.
Committee: Guoqiang Tian (Chair), Dennis W. Jansen, Yuzhe Zhang, Quan Li.
Dissertation: Essays in Nonlinear Labor Income Taxation with Tax-Driven Migrations.
M.A. in Economics, Nanjing University, China, June 2013.
B.A. in Economics, Nanjing University, China, June 2010.
"Optimal Interregional Redistribution and Local Borrowing Rules under Migration and Asymmetric Information." (with Liqun Liu and Guoqiang Tian), Journal of Public Economic Theory, forthcoming, 2019.
"On the Efficiency of Wage-Setting Mechanisms with Search Frictions and Human Capital Investment." (with Guoqiang Tian), Annals of Economics and Finance, accepted, 2019.
"Interregional Redistribution and Budget Institutions with Private Information on Intergenerational Externality." (with Liqun Liu and Guoqiang Tian), Review of Economic Design, 23(3-4): 127-154, 2019.
"Patent Protection in the South: Is there a Case for Nondiscrimination?" The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 28(5): 580-602, 2019.
"Two Differential Games between Rent-Seeking Politicians and Capitalists: Implications for Economic Growth." (with Wenzheng Gao and Guoqiang Tian), International Game Theory Review, 21(3): 1850011, 1-30, 2019.
"Intellectual Property Rights and R&D Subsidies: Are They Complementary Policies?" Journal of Economics, 125(1): 27-49, 2018.
"Fiscal Policy under a Minimum-Time Objective." Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 65(3): 293-314, 2018.
"IPR Protection vs. Innovation Subsidy: What is the Choice for the Emerging South?" (with Kunrong Shen), The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 25(3): 426-451, 2016.
"Optimal Ramsey Taxation with Hidden Actions." Journal of Economic Studies, 42(6): 1112-1141, 2015.
"The Long-Run Behavior of Consumption and Wealth Dynamics in Complete Financial Market with Heterogeneous Investors." Journal of Applied Mathematics, 482314: 1-16, 2014.
"A Golden Formula in Neoclassical-Growth Models with Brownian-Motion Shocks." Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 61(2): 211-228, 2014.
"Cooperative Economic Growth." Economic Modelling, 33(C): 407-415, 2013.
"A Case Against Zero Capital-Income Taxation." (with Kunrong Shen and Ruihua Ma), Frontiers of Economics in China, 8(1): 64-90, 2013.
"Stochastic Versions of Turnpike Theorems in the Sense of Uniform Topology." Annals of Economics and Finance, 13(2): 389-431, 2012.
Voting over Selfishly Optimal Tax Schedules: Can Pigouvian Tax Redistribute Income?
Optimal Regional Insurance Provision: Do Federal Transfers Complement Local Debt? (with Liqun Liu and Guoqiang Tian).
Inter-Jurisdiction Migration and the Fiscal Policies of Local Governments (with Dennis W. Jansen and Liqun Liu).
Voting over Selfishly Optimal Income Tax Schedules with Tax-Driven Migrations (with Guoqiang Tian).
Relativity, Mobility, and Optimal Nonlinear Income Taxation in an Open Economy (with Wenzheng Gao and Guoqiang Tian).
Toward Longer Investment: Authority versus Inclusive Governance (with Guoqiang Tian).
Conference Travel Grant by the Executive Council of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare (400,000 Korean won, SSCW 2018).
Texas A&M University
Graduate Assistantship (Fall 2013-June 2018), Bradley Fellowship ($12,500, 2016-2017), International Conference Travel Grant ($1168.87, Summer 2017; $314.96, Fall 2017), AEA Job-Interview Travel Grant ($500, Spring 2018).
National Scholarship (20,000 CNY, 2012), Teaching Award (7,000 CNY, 2012, funded by Prof. Ninghua Sun), Duxia Scholarship (6,000 CNY, 2012), Far East Horizon Scholarship (10,000 CNY, 2011), Renmin Scholarship (6,000 CNY, 2007-2009), West Grant-in-Aid (20,000 CNY, and tuition and fees waived during 2006-2010).