Assistant Professor of Economics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Peng Zhang is an Assistant Professor of Economics in the School of Accounting and Finance at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He obtained his Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2016.
Peng's research interests include environmental economics, development economics, and applied microeconometrics. His current research focuses on empirically estimating the economic impacts of climate change on the Chinese economy.
Recent work by Peng Zhang
Bringing down air pollution in China could improve mental health as evidence shows a causal effect of pollutants on depressive symptoms
Pollution is driving the young and well-educated out of China's cities