- Call for Papers
- Organizing Committee
- Invited Speakers
The 5th Dongbei Econometrics Workshop Cancelled
The 5th Dongbei Econometrics Workshop scheduled for June 26-28, 2020 at Dalian has been cancelled due to the unfortunate wide spread of COVID-19. We wish to thank all the speakers that committed to speak at the Workshop and hope that they will be able to re-arrange their schedules.
Call For Papers
The 5th Dongbei Econometrics Workshop
June 26-28, 2020
The 5th Dongbei Econometrics Workshop will take place at the Institute for Advanced Economic Research (IAER), Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (DUFE) in Dalian, China on June 26-28, 2020. The Dongbei Econometrics Workshop is an annual event providing a platform for prominent econometricians worldwide to present their current research in theoretical and applied econometrics and to discuss frontier research with workshop participants.
The Organizing Committee is pleased to invite econometricians in China to submit theoretical and applied econometrics papers for presentation at the Workshop. Papers and presentations are in English. For consideration for presentation, a draft manuscript must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject of "The 5th Dongbei Econometrics Workshop Submission" by March 31, 2020. Decisions of acceptance will be announced by April 20, 2020.
Confirmed Invited Speakers
Zongwu CAI, University of Kansas
Xiaohong CHEN, Yale University
Xu CHENG, University of Pennsylvania
Juan Carlos ESCANCIANO at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Marc HENRY, Penn State University
Dennis KRISTENSEN, University College London
Lung Fei LEE, Ohio State University
Arthur LEWBEL, Boston College
Tong LI, Vanderbilt University
Carlos MARTINS-FILHO, University of Colorado
Zhongjun QU, Boston University
Katsumi SHIMOTSU, University of Tokyo
Liangjun SU, Singapore Management University
Yoon-Jae WHANG, Seoul National University
All participants must register via email@example.com by June 10, 2020 to be included into the final program. There will be no registration fee. Meals will be provided during the course of the workshop, but the participants are expected to cover their own travel and hotel expenses.
Yanqin FAN, University of Washington at Seattle
Aman ULLAH, University of California, Riverside
Weiguo WANG, Dongbei University of Finance and Economics
Jun YU, Singapore Management University
Rong HU (for all academic inquiries, firstname.lastname@example.org, DUFE)
Jinjing TIAN, DUFE
Administrative Staff Contacts
Jingjing GAO (email@example.com, DUFE)
Jie WANG (for all logistics affairs, firstname.lastname@example.org, +86-411-84713552, DUFE)
Prof. Yanqin FAN, University of Washington at Seattle
Prof. Yanqin FAN is currently Castor Professor of Economics of University of Washington at Seattle. She is an editorial board member of Book Series on Econometrics, World Scientific from 2013. Her main research interests are Econometrics and Nonparametric Statistics. She received her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada in 1990. Prof. Fan received research grants from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and National Science Foundation. Her work has appeared in leading journals including Econometrica, Frontiers of Economics in China, Advances in Econometrics, Journal of Econometric Methods, Econometrics Journal, Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Reviews.
Personal Website: https://econ.washington.edu/people/yanqin-fan
Prof. Aman ULLAH，University of California, Riverside
Prof. Aman ULLAH was born in Varanasi, India. He received his B.A. in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics and M.A. in Mathematical Statistics from Lucknow University and his Ph.D in Economics from The Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University. He is currently Distinguished Professor of Economics and Chair in the Department of Economics, University of California, Riverside. He has held previous positions at SMU, Dallas and University of Western Ontario, Canada. He has also visited many universities and Institutes, including, ANU, Monash , NSW, Canterbury(NZ), Cambridge, Amsterdam, Tinbergen Institute, FGV (Brazil),CIDE(Italy), Goethe (Frankfurt), CORE, Xiamen, Peking, SMU(Singapore), Bilkent, Stanford, McGill, World Bank , among others. His main research interests are in Econometric theory, Nonparametric Econometrics, Finite Sample Econometrics, Cross Sectional and Time Series Econometrics, and Panel and Spatial Econometrics. He has served or currently associated as an editorial board member of Econometric Reviews, Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, Empirical Economics, Journal of Quantitative Economics, Macroeconomics and Finance in Emerging Market Economies, among others. Also,he serves as a Series Editor of Statistics and Econometrics, Chapman Hall/Taylor-Francis. He is the author, coauthor, editor, or co-editor of ten books and over 150 published papers in Economics, Econometrics, and Statistics. He is an elected Fellow of Journal of Econometrics , American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Royal Statistical Society, and National Academy of Sciences (India), and honored as an Associate Fellow of CIREQ, Montreal, Informatics Institute,Washington, and Senior Fellow of the Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis, Italy. He has also received the UCR Dissertation Advising /Mentoring award.
Personal Website: https://economics.ucr.edu/people/faculty/ullah/index.html
Prof. Weiguo WANG, Dongbei University of Finance and Economics
Prof. Weiguo WANG is now a professor in economics and Vice President of Dongbei University of Finance and Economics. He is an Executive Director of Chinese Society of Optimization, Overall Planning and Economical Mathematics (CSOOPEM), and an editorial board member of The Journal of Quantitative & Technical Economics, Chinese Journal of Management Science, System Engineering Theory and Practice, Research on Financial and Economic Issues, among others. Prof. WANG was Vice Director of Chinese Association of Quantitative Economics (CAQE). He obtained his Ph.D. from Dongbei University of Finance and Economics in 1998. His field(s) of interest are Econometric Analysis, Macroeconomic Analysis, as well as Population, Resources, Environment and Sustainable Development. Prof. WANG received grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Educational Department of Liaoning Province etc. He has published more than 50 papers in journals such as Economics Letters, Statistical Research, ICIC Express Letters, Studies of International Finance etc.
Personal Website: http://www.econ.dufe.edu.cn/content_11898.html
Prof. Jun YU, Singapore Management University
Prof. Jun YU is Lee Kong Chian Professor of Economics and Finance, Program Co-Director of Master of Science in Financial Economics, and Lead Principal Investigator of Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing, Singapore Management University. In 1998, He got his Ph.D. in Economics from University of Western Ontario. His research interests are in Financial Econometrics, Asset Pricing, and Econometric Theory. His work has appeared in Journal of Econometrics, International Economic Review, Review of Financial Studies, Quantitative Economics, Econometric Theory etc. He provides editorial service for Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Journal of Financial Econometrics, Econometric Reviews, Empirical Economics, and Asia-Pacific Financial Markets.
Personal Website: http://www.mysmu.edu/faculty/yujun/
Dr. Zongwu CAI, University of Kansas
Dr. Zongwu CAI is currently the Charles Oswald Professor of Econometrics and a Professor of Economics at Department of Economics, University of Kansas. He received his Ph.D. in Statistics at University of California Davis in 1995, M.S. in Statistics at Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China in 1988 and B.S. in Mathematics at University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China in 1982. His main research interests are Econometrics, Quantitative Finance, Risk Management, Data-Analytic Modeling, Nonlinear and Nonstationary Time Series. His primary research focuses on Developing and Justifying Econometric Methodology and Applications in Economics and Finance. His work has been published extensively in professional journals, including both leading econometrics and statistics journals: Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Journal of American Statistical Association, and more.
Personal Website: http://www.people.ku.edu/~z397c158/index.html
Dr. Xiaohong CHEN, Yale University
Dr. Xiaohong CHEN is now the Malcolm K. Brachman Professor of Economics, Professor of Managment and of Statistics & Data Science, Yale University. She received her Ph.D. in Economics at University of California in July 1993 and M.A. in Economics at University of Western Ontario, Canada in 1988. She received her B.A. in Mathematics at Wuhan University, P.R. China in July 1986. Her research interests include Econometrics and Finance. She has published many papers in professional journals, including Journal of Econometrics, Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Econometric Theory, Annals of Statistics etc.
Personal Website: https://economics.yale.edu/people/faculty/xiaohong-chen
Dr. Xu CHENG, University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Xu CHENG is an associate professor in the Department of Economics at Pennsylvania university. She is now also associate editor of some journals including Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Business Economics and Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Econometric Theory, and Econometrics Journal. Professor CHENG holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University and has taught at Penn since 2009. She serves as the associate undergraduate chair and is the recipient of the 2012 Kravis Award for outstanding undergraduate teaching in economics. Her research interests include econometric theory and applied econometrics.
Personal Website: https://www.econ.upenn.edu/people/xu-cheng
Dr. Juan Carlos ESCANCIANO, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Dr. Juan Carlos ESCANCIANO is Research Chair in Economics and Full Professor at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. He obtained his Ph.D. in Economics at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in 2004. His research and teaching focus on Econometric Theory, including identification, estimation and specification testing, as well as empirical work in Financial Econometrics and Risk Management.
Juan Carlos is Fellow of Journal of Econometrics. He has published papers in several leading international journals, including Journal of American Statistical Association, Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Quantitative Economics, Management Science, and The Annals of Statistics. He is Associate Editor of Series, Econometric Theory, Econometric Reviews, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, and Co-Editor senior in Advances in Econometrics.
Dr. Marc HENRY, The Pennsylvania State University
Dr. Marc HENRY is Graduate Program Director of Department of Economics and a professor of Economics at Pennsylvania State University. He obtained his Ph.D. from London School of Economics in 1999. His field(s) of interest is Econometrics. His work has appeared in leading journals including Annals of Statistics, Econometric Theory, Mathematics of Operations Research, Quantitative Economics, among others.
Personal Website: https://econ.la.psu.edu/people/muh24
Dr. Dennis KRISTENSEN, University of College London
Dr. Dennis KRISTENSEN is a Professor of Economics at University College London. He obtained his Ph.D. in economics from London School of Economics in 2004. The research interests of Dennis Kristensens include Applied Microeconomics and Quantitative Finance. He has published in, among others, Journal of Empirical Finance, Econometrica, Econometric Theory, Journal of Econometrics and Journal of Financial Econometrics.
Personal Website: https://sites.google.com/site/econkristensen/
Dr. Lung Fei LEE, Ohio State University
Dr. Lung Fei LEE is a professor of Department of Economics at Ohio State University. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from University of Rochester in 1977. His fields of expertise are Spatial Econometrics, Theoretical Econometrics, Econometrics of Networks, and Microeconomics. He received Summer Research Grant, National Science Foundation Research Grant, HEW Research Grant (with Roger Feldman), among others. He has published many papers in Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Applied Econometrics , Pacific Economic Review, Annals of Economics and Finance, Global Journal of Economics, Regional Science and Urban Economics, and Macroeconomic Dynamics.
Dr. Arthur LEWBEL, Boston College
Dr. Arthur LEWBEL is a Professor of Economics at Boston College, in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USA. He is the inaugural holder of the Barbara A. and Patrick E. Roche Chair in Economics at BC. He is a co-editor of Econometric Theory, a former co-editor of The Journal of Business and Economic Statistics and of Economics Letters, and has also served on the editorial boards of The Journal of Econometrics and The Journal of Applied Econometrics. He is an elected fellow of the Econometric Society, a fellow of the Journal of Econometrics, and has a Multa Scripsit award from Econometric Theory. He is an international research fellow of the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and of the Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (CeMMAP). He has repeatedly served on committees to determine winners of the Zellner and Aigner awards for best papers in the Journal of Econometrics, and on the American Statistical Association's Zellner Thesis award committee.
Prof. Lewbel's research is mainly in the areas of micro econometrics and in consumer demand analysis. He has published in all the top journals in economics and econometrics, including 11 Econometricas, 5 American Economic Reviews, 3 Journal of Political Economy's, 4 Review of Economic Studies, 17 Journal of Econometrics, and has published in dozens of other journals including Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, even Conservation Biology and Scientific American. In a published study of over 55,000 economists (https://ideas.repec.org/coupe.html), he was ranked number 30 in the world, based on quality and quantity of publications.
Personal Website: https://www2.bc.edu/arthur-lewbel/
Dr. Tong LI, University of Vanderbilt
Dr. Tong LI is Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Chair in Social and Natural Sciences and Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University. His primary research and teaching interests are microeconometrics with a focus on identification and inference of econometric models with latent variables, and game-theoretic models. He also studies dynamic/nonlinear panel data models, and empirical microeconomics with a focus on empirical analysis of strategic behavior of agents with asymmetric information. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation and the American Statistical Association Committee on Law and Justice Statistics. He has served as an associate editor of the Journal of Econometrics, the Journal of Applied Econometrics, the Journal of Econometric Methods, and the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and he is currently serving as Co-Editor of the Journal of Econometric Methods. Since 1999 he has supervised thirteen Ph.D. dissertations and has placed students on faculty at London School of Economics, National Chi-Nan University, North Carolina State University, National University of Singapore, Queens University, Renmin University of China, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Temple University, among others.
Personal Website: https://as.vanderbilt.edu/econ/bio/tong-li
Dr. Carlos MARTINS-FILHO, University of Colorado
Dr. Carlos MARTINS-FILHO is a professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Colorado at Boulder. His research interests are econometrics and statistics and he has a focus on nonparametric and semiparametric models. He got his Ph.D. from University of Tennessee in 1992. He is a Senior Research Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, D.C. and prior to joining the faculty in 2009 he was a faculty member at Oregon State University and FGV. He has served as a consultant to the World Bank, the Central Bank of Brazil, and several private companies. His research has appeared in the Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Econometric Reviews, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, International Economic Review, RAND Journal of Economics, as well as other journals. His research interests are Econometrics, Statistics.
Personal Website: https://www.colorado.edu/economics/people/faculty/carlos-martins-filho
Dr. Zhongjun QU, University of Boston
Dr. Zhongjun QU is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at Boston Univrsity. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Boston University in 2005. His research interests are Econometrics, Quantitative Macroeconomics, and Empirical Finance. His research papers have appeared in the Review of Economics and Statistics, the Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, the Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Econometrics, the Econometric Reviews, the Quantitative Economics, the Econometrics Journal and others. He is an associate editor of Econometrics Journal, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Journal of Econometrics, and Journal of Econometrics Methods. Dr. QU is now a board member of Econometrics and Journal of Risk and Financial Management.
Personal Website: http://people.bu.edu/qu/index.htm
Dr. Katsumi SHIMOTSU, University of Tokyo
Dr. Katsumi SHIMOTSU is a professor in the Graduate School of Economics at the University of Tokyo. He obtained his Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University in 2000. His research fields are Econometrics and Statistics and he has a focus on Finite mixture models, dynamic discrete choice models, long memory time series. His papers have been published in Journal of Econometrics, Japanese and International Economies, Econometric Theory, Journal of Empirical Finance, Econometrica, Annals of Statistics, Journal of Time Series Analysis etc.
Dr. Liangjun SU, Singapore Management University
Dr. Liangjun SU is the Lee Kong Chian Professor in the Department of Economics at Singapore Management University. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from University of California, San Diego in 2004. His research interests are Econometric theory, Nonparametric econometrics, Panel data models, Model selection and model averaging, Financial econometrics and Spatial econometrics. He has published many papers in Quantitative Economics, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, Economics Letters, Journal of Econometrics, and Econometrica. Dr. SU received research grants from Ministry of Education, Singapore, Singapore Management University, and NSFC, China.
Personal Website: http://www.mysmu.edu/faculty/ljsu/
Dr. Yoon-Jae WHANG, Seoul National University
Dr. Yoon-Jae WHANG is a professor in the Department of Economics and the director of Institute of Economic Research, Seoul National University. He is in editorial board of Korean Economic Review, Econometric Theory, Journal of Econometrics etc. He obtained his Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University in 1991. His work has appeared in the Econometrica, the Journal of Econometrics, the Review of Economic Studies etc. His fields of research interest are Econometric Theory, Applied Econometrics, and Financial Econometrics. He received Distinguished Researcher Grant, National Research Foundation of Korea, Social Science Korea Grant, Korea Science and Engineering Foundation Grant, among others.
Personal Website: http://econ.snu.ac.kr/people/faculty?mode=view&profidx=30