CV

Mingli Chen

EMPLOYMENT AND AFFILIATION

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Warwick, UK, September 2015 – present

Research Associate, CeMMAP, September 2015 – present

External Fellow, Centre for Panel Data Analsysis, University of York, June 2017 – present

ACADEMIC VISITING

Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, September – December 2017

Short-Term Visitor, Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy(CIRJE), University of Tokyo, April-May 2017.

Short-Term Visitor, Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo, April 2017

Visiting Graduate Fellow, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, August 2013 – 2015

EDUCATION
Ph.D., Economics, Boston University, Boston, US, May 2015
Dissertation Title: Research Related to High Dimensional Econometrics
Dissertation Committee: Pierre Perron, Iván Fernández-Val, Marc Rysman, Victor Chernozhukov (MIT)
*Honorable Mention for Arnold Zellner Thesis Award Competition, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2017

B.A., Information and Computing Science, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China, July 2009

FIELDS OF INTEREST
Econometrics, Time Series Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, Empirical IO

TEACHING
Advanced Econometric Theory (first year Ph.D.), Department of Economics, University of Warwick, Spring 2016, Spring 2017
Research in Applied Economics (undergraduate thesis), Department of Economics, University of Warwick, Fall 2015 – Spring 2016, Fall 2016 – Spring 2017
Teaching Assistant, Statistics for Business and Economics, Department of Economics, Boston University, Spring 2011
Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Econometrics, Department of Economics, Boston University, Spring 2011

ACADEMIC WORK EXPERIENCE
Research Assistant, Professor Pierre Perron, Department of Economics, Boston University, Fall 2010, Spring 2014, Fall 2014
Research Assistant, Professor Iván Fernández-Val, Department of Economics, Boston University, Summer 2011-Spring 2012, Spring 2013- Fall 2013
Research Assistant, Professor Marc Rysman, Department of Economics, Boston University, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Summer 2012, Fall 2012
Research Assistant, Professor Joshua Lustig, Department of Economics, Boston University, Summer 2011

FELLOWSHIPS, HONORS AND AWARDS
Turing Workshop Funding (Co-PI, £6,000)
Alan Turing Institute Seed Funding (Co-PI, £4,500)
Honorable Mention for Arnold Zellner Thesis Award Competition, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2017
Co-Winner of LABOUR Prize, Seventh Italian Congress of Econometrics and Empirical Economics (ICEEE 2017)
Travel Grant Awards, Econometric Society World Congress, August 2015
Travel Grant, Department of Economics, Boston University, June 2013
Dean’s Fellowship, Boston University, Fall 2009–Spring 2011
Teaching Fellowship, Department of Economics, Boston University, Fall 2009, Spring 2010
Research Grant, Shanghai Government, China, Fall 2008 – Spring 2009
Academic Scholarship, Shanghai University, 2005-2009
Outstanding Graduate, Shanghai University, 2009
2nd prize, Contemporary Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling, October 2008

CONFERENCES
2017 California Econometrics Conference, Stanford Graduate School of Business and SIEPR, October 2017
2017 International Panel Data Conference (IPDC), Thessaloniki, Greece, July 2017
3rd UCL Workshop on the Theory of Big Data, London, UK, June 2017
2017 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society, Hong Kong, June 2017 (Invited)
Seventh Italian Congress of Econometrics and Empirical Economics (ICEEE 2017), Italy, January 2017 (Co-Winner of LABOUR Prize)
11th International Conference on Computational and Financial Econometrics, Spain, December 2016 (Invited Session)
Econometric Society European Winter Meeting, Milan, Italy, December 2015
Econometric Society World Congress, Montreal, Canada, August 2015
Econometrics Summer Masterclass and Workshop, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, June 2015
Boston University/Boston College Green Line Econometrics Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2013, December 2014
International Symposium on the Analysis of Panel Data, Xiamen University, June 2013

SEMINARS
2018 (scheduled): Erasmus University Rotterdam
2017: University of Tokyo, Institute of Statistical Mathematics, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, University of Southern California
2016: Bristol, Humboldt U. Berlin, Boston College, Warwick (Stats Department), University of Connecticut
2015: Cambridge, Iowa, LSE, NYU Shanghai, Queen’s, RPI, UIUC, UPenn, U Washington, Warwick

Ph.D. ADVISING
Zizhong Yan
Nikolas Kuhlen

OTHERS
(Co-)organizer, Econometrics Seminar and Workshop Series at Warwick, 2015 – present
Junior Hiring Committee, 2015-2017