Professor Liuchun Deng, PhD
Economist in the Department of Structural Change and Productivity
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
Assistant Professor in Structural Change and Productivity
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
- structural change and international trade
- economic dynamics
Liuchun Deng joined the Department of Structural Change and Productivity in October 2017. Since that date, he has also been an Assistant Professor at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena. His research interests include international trade, economics of networks, and economic development.
Liuchun Deng began his academic career at Peking University, later graduating with a bachelor's degree in economics and statistics in 2011. He furthered his studies at The Johns Hopkins University where he continued on to obtain his PhD in economics. In April 2017, he successfully defended his thesis entitled "Three Essays on International Trade and Economic Growth".