Education


  • PhD, Environmental and Resource Economics, Duke University, 2008
  • MS, Environmental Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2003
  • BS, Environmental Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2001
  • BA, Environmental Economics, Renmin University of China, 2001

Primary Appointments


  • Associate Professor, Environment Program, Duke Kunshan University, 2016-
  • Associate Professor, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, 2016-
  • Director, Environment Program, Duke Kunshan University, 2016-2021
  • Associate Professor, UC San Diego, 2015-2016
  • Assistant Professor, UC San Diego, 2008-2015

Visiting Positions


  • Volkswagen Visiting Chair in Sustainability, Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, 2021-2022
  • UCE3 Visiting Scholar, Bren School, UC Santa Barbara, Fall 2011

Other Affiliations


  • Vice Chair, Chapter of Environmental Economics, Chinese Academy of Environmental Science, 2017-
  • Advisory Board Member, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, 2016-
  • Board Member, Professional Association for China’s Environment, 2015-
  • Auditor, East Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics, 2017-2019
  • Senior Adviser, Asia Society, 2012-2016

Editorial Positions


  • Associate Editor, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2021-
  • Co-Editor, China Economic Review, 2018-
  • Editorial Council, Journal of the Association of Environmental & Resource Economists, 2020-
  • Editorial Council, Journal of Environmental Economics & Management, 2018-
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Environment and Development, 2016-
  • Associate Editor, Marine Resource Economics, 2011-2016

Research


  • Environmental economics
  • Environmental management
  • Environmental policy
  • Applied econometrics

Teaching


  • Environmental Economics (iMEP)
  • Chinese Environmental Policy (GLS)