Lichen Zhang
Dr. Lichen ZHANG
經濟學
Assistant Professor

3917 8129

KK 901

Academic & Professional Qualification
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota
  • B.S. and B.A., University of Minnesota
Biography

Lichen Zhang is an assistant professor in the HKU Business School. She joined the University of Hong Kong in 2020. She received her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Minnesota in 2020. She also holds a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in Mathematics from the University of Minnesota. Prior to joining HKU, she had been working at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis as a graduate research analyst.

Lichen’s research interest lies in macroeconomics with a particular focus on heterogeneous agents and firm dynamics, both empirically and theoretically. Her papers attempt to contribute to the active research agenda that centers on using micro data to inform aggregate quantitative structural models, emphasizing the link between micro-level heterogeneity and macro-level outcomes.

Research Interest
  • Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Macro
  • Firm Dynamics
Selected Publications
  • “Intangibles, Concentration, and the Labor Share”
  • “Understanding the Secular Decline in New Business Creation” (with Shijun Gu)
Recent Publications
研究宏觀經濟學以促進包容性經濟增長 - 張麗晨博士

多年來我一直就著勞工市場上的問題進行多項研究,我期待在課堂上與學生們分享研究成果,並啟發他們將來為社會出一份力。

研究宏觀經濟學以促進包容性經濟增長 - 張麗晨博士

傳承了雙親的書香,張麗晨博士立志成為一名能夠以所學所得貢獻社會的學者。在海外攻讀博士時,張博士見識到港大經管學院畢業生出色的經濟學天賦。這段經歷驅使她在2020年七月加入我校,任職經濟學助理教授。