Economics serving society
Li Yang

Li Yang

WIL Postdoctoral Researcher

Campus Jourdan – 48 Boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

5th floor, office 01

  • History of Development
  • Income and Wealth inequality

I am a postdoctoral researcher at the Paris School of Economics . I am also the coordinator for East and Southeast Asia at the World Inequality LabI am interested in income and wealth, economic development and economic history.

Research Grants
  • Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship, European Commission, 2018-2020
  • Development Economics Research Grant, The World Bank, 2014-2017
  • Joint Doctoral Program Scholarship, China Scholarship Council, 2007-2009

    Ph.D., Economics 2013

    MA, Finance 2006

    BA, Finance 2003

  • Khazanah Research Institute in Malaysia, 2018
  • Paris School of Economics, 2016
  • University of Illinois at Urban-Chanmpaign, 2007-2009