Faculty

Guo Naijia

郭乃嘉
Prof. GUO Naijia
Assistant Professor
Tel: (852) 3943-7044
Email: guonaijia@cuhk.edu.hk
Office Location: Room 913, Esther Lee Building
Home Page: http://www.econ.cuhk.edu.hk/~njguo/
Education

BA (Peking University)
Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania)

Research Interest

Labour Economics
Family Economics
Development Economics
Health Economics

Biography

Prof. Guo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She got her PhD degree at the University of Pennsylvania in 2014. Her research interests are Labor Economics, Family Economics, Development Economics, and Health Economics.

Research

  • The Impact of an Early Career Recession on Schooling and Lifetime Welfare
  • The Long-term Impact of an Early Career Recession on Health and Health-Related Behaviors, with Rong Hai
  • State Sector and Labor Market Dynamics: Theory and Evidence from China, with Shuaizhang Feng
  • A Matching Model of Intergenerational Co-residence and its Application in China, with Xiaoyu Xia and Junsen Zhang
  • What makes to a good entrepreneur? A model of intergenerational transfer and education choice, with Charles Ka Yui Leung

Awards and Honours

Research Grant Council Early Career Scheme, Hong Kong Government (2017-2018)

Courses Taught

2016-2017:
1st Term
ECON3470: LABOUR ECONOMICS [Course Outline]
2nd Term
ECON5170: COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN ECON [Course Outline]
ECON5470: LABOUR ECONOMICS [Course Outline]
ECON8006A: THESIS RESEARCH [Course Outline]