Xin Xu

Health Economist at National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC

Xin Xu is a Health Economist at the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He also holds a Visiting Research Associate position at the Health Policy Center, University of Illinois at Chicago. He has extensive experience in health policy evaluation, economic research design, economic modeling, complicated data analysis, and multidisciplinary team work. His research mainly focuses on the effects of policies and other influences on cigarette smoking, alcohol abuse, obesity, physical activity and contraceptive use among youth.

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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