I am a fifth year economics PhD student at UCLA studying the economics of crime and migration. I will be on the job market in academic year 2020-2021.

Curriculum Vitae



How Much Are Car Purchases Driven by Home Equity Withdrawal? Evidence from Household Surveys (with Daniel J. Vine and Karen M. Pence), 2019, Vol. 51, No. 5, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking.

Is Underemployment Underestimated? Evidence from Panel Data (with Geng Li), May 2016, FEDS Notes.


Migrants, Citizenship, and Illegal Trade (job market paper)

Labor Market Hours Constraints and Home Production (with Geng Li)

Health, Fertility, and Productivity: Long-term Effects of a Health and Family Planning Program (with Tania Barham, Randall Kuhn, and Patrick Turner)