Kai Liu is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at the Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge. He previously worked at the Norwegian School of Economics in Bergen, Norway. His primary research and teaching interests are in labor economics, public economics and applied microeconometrics. He also works on the economics of China. He received his Ph.D. in economics in 2011 from the Johns Hopkins University.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2014.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 9377
forthcoming in: Quantitative Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9256
forthcoming in: Journal of Labor Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9255
published in: Quantitative Economics, 7 (2016): 411–447.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9094
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 46 (2016): 16-32.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8692
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics, 45 (2017): 154-170
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5331
published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2013, 105, 164-177