Contact information

University of Kentucky 

Department of Economics

223M Gatton College of Business and Economics 

550 South Limestone Street, Lexington, KY 40506

Phone: (859) 457-5131

Email: chenguowen0909@uky.edu


Research Interests

Macroeconomics, Public Policy, Corporate Finance, Labor Mobility

Education

University of Kentucky                                                  2014-2019

        Ph.D., Economics

        Master of Science in Economics

Tongji University                                                            2010-2013 

        Master of Science in Finance 

 Xiamen University of Technology                              2006-2010

        Bachelor of Arts in English  

Research

Working paper

Policy and Misallocation (Job Market Paper) with Ana María Herrera and Steven Lugauer 

Unequal Effects of Industrial Policy

Work in Progress

Distortions in Productivity and Selection

Listing, Productivity and Profitability 

Who Moves?

Teaching experience

Recitation Instructor

ECO 590: Introduction to Quantitative Economics (Graduate level),  Fall 2016

ECO 601: Advanced Microeconomic Theory (Graduate level), Fall 2015

ECO 703: Introduction to Econometrics I. (Graduate level), Spring 2016

Primary Instructor

ECO 202: Principles of Economics II, One Section, Fall 2018

ECO 201: Principles of Economics I, One Section, Summer 2018

ECO 391: Economic and Business Statistics, Two Sections, Spring 2018

ECO 391: Economic and Business Statistics, Two Sections,  Spring 2017

ECO 202: Principles of Economics II, Two Sections, Online Fall 2016

Teaching Assistant

ECO 472: International Monetary Economics, Fall 2018

ECO 499: Seminar in Economics, Fall 2018

ECO 201: Principles of Economics I, Grader,  Fall 2015

ECO 201: Principles of Economics I, Grader,  Spring 2015

 Other Service

Graduate Students Workshop Coordinator,Fall 2017

Honors and awards

Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise Fellowship, Summer, 2017

Teaching Assistantship, University of Kentucky, 2014-2018

Gatton Doctoral Fellowship, University of Kentucky, 2014-2018

Conference Presentations

Policy and Misallocation

    -Presented at the Kentucky Economic Assocation, Economic Policy and Political Economics Group, Bowling Green, KY, October 20, 2017.

    -Presented at the conference for the Chinese Economic Society, Macroeconomics and Policy Group, Athens, GA, April 6, 2018.

Unequal Effects of Industrial Policy

   -Presented at the conference for the Chinese Economic Society, Macroeconomics Group, Hefei, China, June 24, 2018.


References

Ana María Herrera, Dissertation Adviser

Department of Economics, University of Kentucky

amherrera@uky.edu

(859) 257-1119


Jenny Minier

Department of Economics, University of Kentucky

jminier@uky.edu

(859) 323-1920


Steven Lugauer

Department of Economics, University of Kentucky

steven.lugauer@uky.edu

(859) 257-2890


Robert Gillette

Department of Economics, University of Kentucky

Jrgill01@uky.edu

(859) 257-1411