Carl Lin

Research Fellow

Bucknell University

Carl Lin is an Associate Professor of Economics at Bucknell University—a liberal arts college in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. He is also a Research Fellow at the Center for Research in Econometric Theory and Applications of National Taiwan University and a Research Fellow at China Institute for Income Distribution in Beijing, China. Before joining Bucknell, he taught at Beijing Normal University. His research is in the areas of labor economics and applied econometrics in which he focuses on minimum wages, immigration, and rural-urban migrants in China.

A native of Taiwan, he holds a B.A. in Economics from National Taiwan University and a master's degree from Georgetown University. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Rutgers University-New Brunswick in 2011.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in September 2011 and became a Research Fellow in October 2011.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13888
published in: Journal of Contemporary China, 2019, 28 (120), 899-915
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13878
published in: Review of Development Economics, 2021, 25 (2), 854–877
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11986
published in: Research in Labor Economics (Health and Labor Markets), 2019, 47, 281-310
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11930
published in: Journal of Development Studies, 2021, 57 (12), 2077-2094
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11893
Yanan Li, Ravi Kanbur, Carl Lin
published in: Journal of Development Studies, 2019, 55(12), 2479-2494
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11698
forthcoming in: China Economic Review, 2023
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10332
Tobias Haepp, Carl Lin
published in: Review of Development Economics, 2017, 21(4), 1057-1080
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9715
published in: Research in Labor Economics (Income Inequality Around the World), 2016, 44, 179-212
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9438
published in: China Economic Review, 2016, 37(0), 154-165
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7813
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2015, 4:22, 1-30
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7748
published in: Singapore Economic Review, 2016, 61(5), 1-38
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7743
published in: Economics Letters, 2015, 127(0), 76-80
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7208
published in: Review of International Economics, 2013, 21(2), 249-265
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6237
revised version published in: Economics Letters, 2013, 118(1), 143-147