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 South Asia at the World Inequality LabI am interested in income and wealth inequality, economic development and economic history.

Research Grants
  • Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship (173,000 €), European Commission, 2018-2020
  • World Bank Research Support Budget (89,000 $), The World Bank, 2014-2017
  • Joint Doctoral Program Scholarship (28,500 $), China Scholarship Council, 2007-2009
  • DIW Berlin, 2019
  • Khazanah Research Institute in Malaysia, 2018
  • Paris School of Economics, 2016