Bank of Lithuania
Department Center for Excellence in Finance and Economic Research (CEFER) Ziran (Josh) Ding, PhD
Address Totorių g. 4, 01121 Vilnius, Lithuania
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Research interests

Primary: International Trade, International Macro

Recent publications

Ding, Z., (2021). "Firm heterogeneity, variable markups, and multinational production: A review from trade policy perspective", Journal of Economic Surveys, 36(5), 1311-1357.

Recent Bank of Lithuania WPs/DPs/OPs:

Ziran Ding, 2021. "Optimal Tariffs with Firm Heterogeneity, Variable Markups, and FDI", Working paper No 99/2021

Ziran Ding, 2021. "Firm Heterogeneity, Variable Markups, and Multinational Production: A Review from Trade Policy Perspective", Working paper No 92/2021

Short biography

2020 - present Senior Economist, Center for Excellence in Finance and Economic Research (CEFER), Bank of Lithuania, Lithuania
2020 - present Research Affiliate, School of Economics and Business, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
2015 - 2020 Ph.D. in Economics, University of Washington, USA
2017 - 2020 Adjunct Professor in Economics, Seattle University, USA
2013 - 2015 M.A. in Economics, University of Washington, USA
2011 - 2013 M.A. in Economics, Boston University, USA
2011 - 2012 Research Assistant, Department of Economics, Boston University, USA
2007 - 2011 B.A. in Economics, with a concentration in Mathematics and Statistics, Lanzhou University, China









Last update: 04-12-2023