Yi (Daniel) Xu
  • Yi (Daniel) Xu

  • Associate Professor
  • Economics
  • 220 Social Sciences Building
  • Phone: (919) 660-1824
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  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Bio

    Yi (Daniel) Xu joined Duke’s faculty in the summer of 2011. He is an Associate Professor of Economics at Duke and Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. Professor Xu received his Ph.D. in economics from Penn State University in 2007, his M.A. in economics from SUNY Stony Brook in 2002 and his B.A. in economics from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics in 1999. Before coming to Duke he was an assistant professor for four years at New York University.
  • Other

    News Story: New Professor Daniel Xu
  • Specialties

    • Economic Growth and Technological Change
    • International Economics and Finance
    • Industrial Organization
  • Research Description

    Professor Xu’s research focuses on Productivity, International Trade, and Industrial Organization. He has received grants from the National Science Foundation, the Private Enterprise Development in Low-Income Countries, and the NET Institute. His most recent work has been published in the American Economic Review, the Rand Journal of Economics, the World Bank Economic Review, and the Review of Economic Dynamics. He is currently working on projects that explore innovation, productivity, exporting and industry dynamics, with a special focus on East Asian emerging economies such as China, Taiwan, and Korea.

  • Teaching

    • ECON 881.11
      • Social Sciences 111
      • Tu 08:45 AM-11:15 AM
    • ECON 881.12
      • Social Sciences 111
      • Tu 08:45 AM-11:15 AM
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