PhD student in Economics, Cornell University
Yukun is a third-year Ph.D. student in Economics at Cornell University. Her area of interest are environment economics, international trade and industrial organization, with a special focus on firm topics in emerging economies. Her past research focuses on how returns to work affects child labor and schooling; collective reputational forces in export markets for firms in emerging markets. Her current projects focuses on how tax incentives in exporting market affect emission outcomes for firms in pollution-intensive industries.
Recent work by Yukun Wang
Returns to child work play an important role in determining child labour and schooling through changing the opportunity costs of schooling