Phyllis and Irwin Winkelreid Professor of Economics,University of Chicago and CEPR Research Fellow
Chang-Tai Hsieh is the Phyllis and Irwin Winkelreid Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago and a member of the International Growth Centre’s Steering Group. Hsieh has been a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Banks of San Francisco, New York, and Minneapolis, as well as the World Bank’s Development Economics Group and the Economic Planning Agency in Japan. He conducts research on growth and development.
Recent work by Chang-Tai Hsieh
Contract labour and firm growth in India
Legal constraints to firm growth incentivise large firms to find loopholes by hiring contract labour
Measuring the cost of living in Mexico and the US
Data on prices and quantities of consumer packaged goods suggest that Mexican real consumption relative to the US is larger than previously estimated
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