Zoom Meeting


13th China Economics Summer Institute (CESI) 


The CESI is currently co-sponsored by the Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford King Center on Global Development at Stanford University, and the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University.



22-24 August 2020 (Sat – Mon)

Hosted by the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology via Zoom


Selective Migration and Agricultural Productivity Gap: Evidence from China

Speaker: Naijia Guo, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Can Technology Solve the Principal-Agent Problem? Evidence from Pollution Monitoring in China

Speaker: Guojun He, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The Impact of Fertility Relaxation on Female Labor Market Outcomes

Speaker: Keyang Li, Tsinghua University

International Friends and Enemies

Speaker: Ernest Liu, Princeton University

Valuing Domestic Transport Infrastructure: A View from the Route Choice of Exporters

Speaker: Wenlan Luo, Tsinghua University

Market Structure, Oligopsony Power and Productivity

Speaker: Michael Rubens, The University of California, Los Angeles

Fractured-Land and Political Fragmentation

Speaker: Tuan-Hwee Sng, National University of Singapore

The Productivity Consequences of Pollution-Induced Migration in China

Speaker: Ran Song, National University of Singapore

Social Media and Protests in China

Speaker: Yanhui Wu, University of Hong Kong

Data-intensive Innovation and the State: Evidence from AI Firms in China

Speaker: David Yang, Harvard University







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