Institute for Economic and Social Research
Siyu Chen

Assistant Professor



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  Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, 2019/09- , Institute for Economic and Social Research, Jinan University


National University of Singapore

Ph.D. in Economics, 2019


Sun Yat-sen University, P.R.China

B.A. in Finance (with honors), 2014

  Research Fields

Labor Economics, Environmental EconomicsFinance and Applied Microeconomics


1. “Air Pollution, Student Health, and School Absences: Evidence from China” (with Chongshan Guo and Xinfei Huang), Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 92(2018), 465-497.

2. “The Effect of Air Pollution on Criminal Activities: Evidence from the NOx Budget Trading Program” (with Teng Li), Regional Science and Urban Economics, 83(2020), 103528.

3. “Evaluating the Effectiveness of Laborer Protection Policy on Occupational Injuries Caused by Extreme Heat in a Large Subtropical City of China” (with Yanan Sun et al.), Environmental research, 186(2020), 109532.

4. “Retail Price Behaviors: Evidence from 15 Cities in Yangtze River Delta” (with Xinfei Huang and Teng Li), Management World (管理世界), 2014 (1): 8-15. (Leading article)

5. “The Paradox of Law of One Price in Chinese Urban Board Effects” (with Xinfei Huang and Teng Li), The Journal of World Economy (世界经济), 2014 (11): 100-118.

Research Grants

 2021-2023   National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), PI


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