Dr. Haoming Liu is an Associate Professor in the Economics Department at the National University of Singapore. Prior to joining the National University of Singapore, he has worked in the School of Economics, the University of New South Wales, Sydney, for one year. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Western Ontario, and a BA in Mechanical Engineering from Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China.
His research focuses on topics in income inequality and mobility, demography, and Chinese labour market. His recent paper on quality-quantity trade-off won the 2015 Kuznets price of the Journal of Population Economics. He is currently working on intergenerational mobility in China and Indonesia, and the impact of air population on labour productivity, health and school performance.
He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in December 2014.