QIN Xuezheng

Vice Dean of School of Economics, Peking University

PKUSSI Course: Applied Econometrics


Xuezheng Qin is a professor and deputy dean in the School of Economics at Peking University, and the director of the Peking University Research Center for Market Economy. He earned his bachelor degree from Peking University (2002) and his Ph.D. in Economics from the State University of New York at Buffalo (2009). Dr. Qin’s primary research interests include health economics, economics of human capital, and applied econometrics. He has published more than 60 academic papers in peer-reviewed journals such as Journal of Comparative Economics, Health Economics, Health Policy and Planning, China Economic Review, Health Economics Policy and Law, and Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance. He is also the author of several books, including Principles of Economics (2014), Applied Econometrics with Eviews and SAS Examples (2016), and Migrant Workers in China’s New Health Insurance System (2017). His research is funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Ministry of Education of China, the International Development Research Centre in Canada, and others. Dr. Qin was a guest editor of China Economic Review, Inquiry, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, and he also serves on the editorial board of several academic journals and as an external reviewer for both the National Natural Science Foundation and National Social Science Foundation of China. He was elected as the president of China Labor Economist Forum, and has gained other recognitions. In Peking University, Dr. Qin teaches Econometrics, Health Economics and Chinese Economic Transition; his teaching has won national awards in China’s multimedia course competition.