I am an Assistant Professor at the School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Renmin University of China. I was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Princeton University and Peking University from 2021 to 2023. I received my Ph.D. in Economics from the National School of Development at Peking University in 2021. 

My main research interests lie within development economics, international trade, and urban economics.

You can find my CV here.

Email: qinghuangpku@gmail.com


Resource Rents, Urbanization, and Structural Transformation (pdf)   STEG Working Paper Series 074

with Victoria Wenxin Xie and Wei You, 2023, Submitted

Agricultural Development and Economic Transformation: Evidence from Rural Reform in China (pdf)

with Yu Xie and Xiaobo Zhang, 2023, Submitted

Demographic Transition and Rural Industrialization in China (pdf)

with Yu Xie and Xiaobo Zhang, Accepted at Economic Development and Cultural Change

Export By Cohort: Evidence from China (pdf)

with Zhang Chen, 2023, Submitted

Are Necessity Entrepreneurs More Similar to Opportunity Entrepreneurs or Salaried Workers in A Developing Country? (pdf)

with Ruixin Wang, Yu Xie, and Xiaobo Zhang, 2023, Submitted

Richer and Busier? The Facts, Causes and Consequences of Labor Supply in China (pdf)

with Lintong Li, Draft Available


Dual Pathways of Intergenerational Influence over Multiple Generations 

with Xi Song and Yu Xie, 2022, Chinese Sociological Review

Judicial Efficiency, Contract Intensity and Export Performance: Evidence from High Court Presidents’ Rotation

with Yongjin Wang, 2018, China Journal of Economics (经济学报) [In Chinese]

Infrastructure Quality, Time Sensitivity, and Export Performance

with Yongjin Wang, 2017, Journal of Finance and Economics (财经研究) [In Chinese]