Dr. Cheng CHEN

Assistant Professor

School of Economics and Finance

The University of Hong Kong


KK 901


(852) 3917 8129


(852) 2548 1152








Dr. Cheng Chen is currently on-leave at the economics department of Clemson University.


[ Curriculum Vitae ]






Publications and Accepted Papers:

Information, Incentives and Multinational Firms Journal of International Economics 85(1): 147-158.


Management Quality and Firm Organization in Industry Equilibrium Online Appendix American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 9(4):203-244.


The Comparative Statics of Optimal Hierarchies (with Wing Suen) American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 11 (2): 1-25


Trade Liberalization, Agency Problem and Aggregate Productivity European Economic Review 111: 421-442.


Outward FDI and Domestic Input Distortions: Evidence from Chinese Firms (with Wei Tian and Miaojie Yu) Online Appendix Economic Journal (forthcoming)



Working Papers:


Uncertainty, Imperfect Information and Learning in the International Market Online Appendix (with Tatsuro Senga, Chang Sun and Hongyong Zhang)


Import Competition, Heterogeneous Preferences of Managers and Productivity (with Claudia Steinwender) Online Appendix


Firm Expectations and Investment: Evidence from the China-Japan Island Dispute (with Tatsuro Senga, Chang Sun and Hongyong Zhang)







































Last Update: 2019-05-18