2013 Associate Professor, GRIPS
2007 Assistant Professor, GRIPS
2012 Visiting Scholar, Academia Sinica (summer)
2009 Visiting Scholar, National Taiwan University (summer)
2007 Ph.D. (Economics), UCLA
Optimal Linear and Two-bracket Income Taxes with Idiosyncratic Earnings Risk (with CC Yang), 2013, Journal of Public Economics, 105:6, 58-71.
Health Insurance and Precautionary Saving – A Structural Analysis, 2013, Review of Economic Dynamics, 16:3, 511-526
The Provision of Public Universal Health Insurance: Impacts on Private Insurance, Asset Holdings and Welfare (with Junsang Lee), 2013, Macroeconomic Dynamics, 17:6, 1252-1280
China’s Economic Fluctuations and Consumption Smoothing: Is Consumption More Volatile than Output in China? (with Min Zhao), 2012, China Economic Review, 23:4 ,918–927
Social Insurance and the Wealth Distribution, 2011, Economics Bulletin, 31:1, 687-698
Health Insurance Reform – The Impact of a Medicare Buy-in (with Gary Hansen and Junsang Lee) , 2012, NBER Working Paper No. 18529
Financing Health Care in Japan: A Rapidly Aging Population and the Dilemma of Reforms (with Tomoaki Yamada), 2012, working paper
Revisiting Private Health Insurance and Precautionary Saving: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis (with Per-Ju Liao and CC Lin), First version: 2011; current: 2013, working paper.
Financing National Health Insurance: Challenge of Fast Population Aging (with Per-Ju Liao), 2011, working paper
China’s Business Cycles between 1954 – 2004: Productivity and Fiscal Policy Changes (with Min Zhao), 2009, MPRA Paper 21283
Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment into China: Do Tax Incentives Matter? (with Yanqing Zhao and Roberto Leon Gonzalez), 2011, working paper
Accounting for China's Long-term Growth: How Important is Demographic Change (with Pei-Ju Liao and Min Zhao), 2010, working paper
Population Policy and Economic Growth: Impacts of Deviation from the One-Child Policy in China (with Pei-Ju Liao and Min Zhao), 2009, working paper
- Other notable activities and achievements
Honors and Awards
JSPS Research Grant 2010-2012
UCLA Dissertation Year Fellowship 2006-2007
Fellowship for Taiwan Students Abroad, Taiwan Ministry of Education 2005-200 Dr.
Yuan-Suan Sun Scholarship, Taiwan 1993-1976
American Economic Review, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics,
Academia Economic Papers, International Economic Review,
Japanese Economic Review, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
2008 -- 2013 GRIPS International Conference of Macroeconomics and Policy
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HSU, Minchung's CV