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Jackie M.L. Chan

Associate Professor, Assistant Professor

Jackie M.L. Chan


Assistant Professor

BA in Economics (Honors), University of British Columbia, 2010

PhD in Economics, Stanford University, 2015


Member of the Economics Section

Research Secretary: Malene Vindfeldt Skals


Research Interests

  • International trade
  • Foreign direct investment
  • Chinese and Asian economies


Teaching Interests

  • Chinese economy
  • International trade
  • International macroeconomics


Academic Experience

  • Assistant Porfessor, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University, Denmark, 2019 - present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2015 - 2019
  • Visiting Scholar, Division of Economics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2018
  • Visiting Scholar, School of Economics, Georgia Institute of Technology, US, 2017




Working Papers

  • Cross-border Networks and Knowledge Spillovers for Foreign Entry (with Chih-Sheng Hsieh)
  • FDI on the Move: Cross-border M&A and Migrant Networks (with Huanhuan Zheng)
  • Reform Fatigue (with Renee Bowen, Oeindrila Dube, and Nicolas Lambert)


Work in Progress  

  • Mergers and Aggregate Fluctuations in a Granular Economy (with Han (Steffan) Qi)
  • Employee Spinoffs, Inequality, and Aggregate Productivity: Evidence from Denmark (with Michael Koch)
  • The Formation of Exporter-Importer Relationships in International Trade (with Seunghoon Lee and Kalina Manova)


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