Yue Li

Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist Office at the World Bank, South Asia Region

Yue Li is an Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist Office, South Asia Region. She joined the World Bank as a Young Professional in 2010. Yue has recently co-authored the 2013 World Development Report on Jobs, as the focal person on productivity issues. She also worked on the country teams of Tanzania and Ethiopia, taking the lead on studies examining services sector development. Prior to joining the World Bank as a Young Professional, Yue worked as a Consultant in the East Asia and Pacific Region of the World Bank and as an Intern in the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Her research interests and publications focus on foreign direct investment, trade, and investment climate analyses to pinpoint constraints for firm growth and job creation. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Rutgers University, a Master's degrees in Economics and Political Science from Syracuse University, and a Bachelor's degree from Peking University, China.

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CEPR Policy Research

Events

  • 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