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Outreach (back to top)

General Audience Engagement and Presentations

Media Mentions and Interviews


Seminar Organization (back to top)

  • Organizer, Economic Theory Seminar, Michigan State University, 2016F, 2017S, 2021F, 2022S.
  • Organizer and co-founder, Theory Reading Group, Michigan State University, 2019F-present.
  • Organizer, Michigan State University Theory/Macro Brown Bag, 2015F-present.
  • Organizer and co-founder (with James Heckman), Family Game Theory Reading Group, Human Capital and Economic Opportunities, February 2016-September 2016.
  • Organizer, Economic Theory Workshop, University of Chicago, January 2013-June 2015.
  • Organizer and co-founder, Chicago Chinese Social Resarch Group, September 2013-June 2015.
  • Organizer and co-founder, Market Design Reading Group, University of Chicago, April 2012-June 2015.

Committees (back to top)

  • Chair, Qualifying Exam Committee, Michigan State University, 05/2020, 08/2021.
  • Member, Qualifying Exam Committee, Michigan State University, 08/2016, 05/2018, 08/2019.
  • Member, Graduate Admissions and Awards Committee, Michigan State University, 09/2020-05/2022.
  • Member, Extended Advisory Committee, Michigan State University, 06/2019.
  • Alumni interviewer for undergraduate admissions, University of Pennsylvania, 09/2018-present.
  • Member, Departmental Computer Committee, Michigan State University, 09/2016-05/2017.
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Michigan State University, 09/2015-08/2016.
  • Member, Kravis Award Committee for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, University of Pennsylvania, 2010.

Advising (back to top)

PhD Dissertation Committee

  • Hasan Gokberk Bayhan, co-advisor, construction management and economics, Fall 2020-present.
  • Katherine Zhou, committee member, Fall 2018-present. (Red Cedar award for best third-year paper)
  • Pallavi Pal, committee member. (Stevens Institute of Technology Assistant Professor in 2020)

Graduate Mentoring

  • Xu Dong, Red Cedar third year paper committee member, February 2022.
  • Zijian Qi, Red Cedar third year paper committee member, February 2019.
  • Kaidi Wu, Directed Research Fellowship, Summer 2018.
  • Chris Fowler, Directed Research Fellowship, Summer 2017.
  • Quinton Baker, Directed Research Fellowship, Summer 2016.

Undergraduate Mentoring at Michigan State University

  • Lian Martin, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, F2021–S2022.
  • Jack Metty, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, F2021–S2022.
  • Sarah Pilewski, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, F2021–S2022.
  • Tanner Thering, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, F2021–S2022. (Boston Fed RA in 2022)
  • Junheng Yue, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, F2021–S2022.
  • Matt DiRisio, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2021–S2022.
  • Leyna Gatti, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2021–S2022.
  • Conner Roy, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2021–S2022.
  • Archan Tulpule, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2021–S2022.
  • Nick Balesky, Econ Scholars, F2021–S2023.
  • Tran Nguyen-Phuong (Tulane), Summer Research Opportunities Program for underrepresented students, Su2021.
  • Alexander Fos, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, Su2021.
  • Evan Seyhun, Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, Su2021.
  • Josephine A. Pelton, Econ Scholars, F2020-S2022.
  • Nicholas Butler, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2020-F2021.
  • Babur Kocaoglu, independent research, S2020. (NY Fed RA in 2022)
  • Ethan Pritchard, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2019-present.
  • Jack Mueller, Econ Scholars and Honors College Professorial Assistantship, F2018-S2021 (SF Fed RA in 2021).
  • Hanshi Zuo, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2018-S2020 (MSU CS master's in 2021).
  • Lauren Nicole Swartz, Econ Scholars, F2018-S2020 (MSU marketing research master's in 2020).
  • Alexis Hollowell, Econ Scholars, F2017-S2019 (MSU human resource and labor relations master's in 2019).
  • Nicholas Anderson, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2017-S2018.
  • Whitney Zhou, Econ Scholars and Provost Undergraduate Research Initiative, F2016-S2019.
  • Jacob Schmitter, Honors College Professorial Assistantship program, F2016-S2017.
  • Kim Gannon, Dean's Assistantship and PURI, Su2016-S2017 (J-PAL RA; Yale Public Health PhD).

Undergraduate Mentoring outside Michigan State Univeristy

  • Shuman Zhang, University of Minnesota, May 2021-present.
  • Peiyi Jin, SWUFE, April 2019-Summer 2020 (National University of Singapore economics PhD in 2020).
  • Suo Shi, University of Wisconsin, Summer 2019 (Cambridge economics MPhil in 2019).
  • Yue Li, Nankai University, Summer 2018-Spring 2019 (Oxford economics MPhil in 2019).
  • Dongming Yu, University of Michigan, August 2017-August 2018 (MSU economics PhD in 2018).
  • Eileen Fang, Peking University, Summer 2016 (USC economics PhD in 2017).
In addition, I have written recommendations for over thirty undergraduate students who have gone on to graduate schools in universities all over the world, such as Columbia University, Johns Hopkins University, Boston University, Boston College, London School of Economics, University College London, University of Sydney, Korea University, and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Refereeing (back to top)

Journals

  • American Economic Journal: Microeconomics
  • American Economic Review
  • American Economic Review: Insights
  • American Mathematical Monthly
  • Economic Theory
  • Economics of Education Review
  • Frontiers in Robots and AI
  • Frontiers in Sociology
  • Games
  • Games and Economic Behavior
  • Information Systems Research
  • International Journal of Economic Theory
  • Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization
  • Journal of Economic Theory
  • Journal of Economics and Management Strategy
  • Journal of Evolutionary Economics
  • Journal of Human Resources
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Journal of Public Economic Theory
  • Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering
  • Oxford Economic Papers
  • Quantitative Economics
  • Theoretical Economics

Conference Proceedings

  • American Society of Civil Engineers Construction Research Congress (ASCE CRC)
    • Track: Automation in construction
    • Track: Infrastructure systems, sustainability, and resilience
  • Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS) workshop

Books

  • Open Textbook Network
  • W. W. Norton & Company

Grants

  • National Science Foundation (2020, 2021, 2022)