I’m Yijiao Liu, currently a PH.D. candidate at Economics Department of Stony Brook University.

My research fields are urban economics, demographic economics and applied microeconomics.

My thesis is about migration and urbanization process in China. Specifically, my first chapter is ‘Distinguishing Places and Populations in China: Urban and Rural Areas and Urban and Rural Residents’; and my second chapter is ‘How will Hukou Reform Change the City System in China?’.

You can contact me at yijiao.liu@stonybrook.edu