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CHEN Jie, Yvonne 陈劼

Chen Jie, Yvonne 陈劼

Chen Jie, Yvonne 陈劼
Contact Details

DID: +65 6516 1051


Office Location

469B Bukit Timah Road
Level 2, Li Ka Shing Building
Singapore 259771


Chen Jie’s research interest lies in health economics, applied econometrics and development economics. Her past research primarily focuses on applying econometric tools in analyzing policy effects on health inequality and other issues. She has also worked on a variety of development economics projects on fertility and saving behaviors in China.

Yvonne holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Science and Economics from Washington University in St. Louis. She received her master and doctoral degree in economics from Yale University. In addition to her academic career, she also worked as a senior associate at a Philadelphia based health care consulting firm, offering strategic advice for pharmaceutical companies around the world.

Chen Jie, Yvonne 陈劼 - CV

Research Areas

  • Agriculture
  • China development policy
  • Development policy
  • Health policy
  • Water management, governance and policy



  • The Value of Skills – Raising the Socio-Economic Status for Rural Women in India, with Namrata Chindarkar, July 2015. Accepted Development Policy Review
  • Book Review of Ramesh Chander’s “China’s Statistical System: Three Decade of Change of Transformation”, Journal of Contemporary Asia, Vol. 46, Issue 1, 2016
  • Display of Factor Utilization in Central Asia, with Dodo Jesuthason Thampapillai, Christopher Ivo Bacani and Baris F. Omer, Dec 2015 Accepted Economic Papers

Working Papers

  • Fertility and Saving Rates in China Nov 2011 (Work in progress)
  • Equality of Opportunity and Cigarette Taxation Oct 2011
  • An Analysis of Policy Effect on Equal Opportunity for Health: Evidence from U.K. and U.S. Oct 2011 (Job Market Paper)

Recent Presentations or Conference Papers

  • Labor-Public Finance Lunch Seminar, Yale University 2010, 2011
  • PSID Conference on Social Economic Status and Health, University of Michigan, Sept 2010



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