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Li Yang

Li Yang

Research Associate of the

German Socio-Economic Panel study Research Infrastructure

Contact

+49 30 89789 - 360
Research Topics and Working Areas
  • Income and Wealth Inequality
  • Economic History
  • Political Economy

Li Yang is a research associate at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and a research fellow at the World Inequality Lab (WIL) at Paris School of Economics. Previously, he was a researcher in the World Bank DEC research group in Washington D.C. from 2013 to 2017, a Marie Curie research fellow at Paris School of Economics from 2018 to 2020, and a Stone research fellow at INSEAD from 2020 to 2021. He was also the coordinator for East and South Asia at the World Inequality Lab from 2018 to 2021. His main research interests pertain to income and wealth inequality, economic history and political economy. His research output has been published in scientific journals such as American Economic Review, China Economic Review and the British Journal of Sociology. He was awarded a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship from European Commission in 2018 and a research grant from the World Bank DEC research group for individual research in 2014.

Publications

Externe referierte Aufsätze

Income and Wealth Inequality in Hong Kong, 1981–2020: The Rise of Pluto-Communism?

In: The World Bank Economic Review 36 (2022), 4, S. 803–834 | Thomas Piketty, Li Yang

Lectures

Vortrag

The Long Run Impact of Expulsion of Germans (1944-1950) on Anti-Refugee Voting

Li Yang
Berlin, 23.11.2022
| Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen: The Long Run Impact of Expulsion of Germans (1944-1950) on Anti-Refugee Voting
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