Fanghao Chen

I'm a an Assistant Professor of Economics in the School of Economics at Jinan University.



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I’m fortuante to have my training supervised by Xiaobo Zhang (Guanghua School of Management at Peking University & International Food Policy Research Institute) and Loren Brandt (University of Toronto). I’m also working with Gilles Duranton (Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania & London School of Economics and Political Science & CEPR), Ruichi Xiong(University of Toronto), Lixin Colin Xu (World Bank), Shihe Fu (Xiamen University) and many other aspirational young scholars.

I’m affiliated with Center for Enterprise Research at Peking University and co-supervise Enterprise Survey for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China (ESIEC), a project aiming to maintain and update a random-sampled and national-representative longitude data set of small-and-medium-sized enterprises (SME) and their entrepreneurs in China in regard to SMEs’ start-ups, operation, performance, and growth.

I’m interested in working with more scholars and Ph.D. students who share similar interests or can access unique data sets to develop new research projects.