Kaiji Chen

Assistant Professor of Economics, Emory University

Kaiji Chen is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Emory University and Research Fellow at Center of Quantitative Economic Research at Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. His research areas are macroeconomics, and financial economics, with a special interest in Chinese economy. The focuses of his current research are macroeconomic implications of financial contracts, business cycles, consumption and savings and social security.

Dr. Chen has published in several leading economics journals, including American Economic Review, NBER Macroeconomic Annual and Journal of Monetary Economics. Dr. Chen obtained his Ph.D. from University of Southern California in 2005. He joined Emory University in September 2010. His previous affiliations include the School of Economics and Finance at the University of Hong Kong and the Department of Economics at the University of Oslo.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey