WAYNE YUAN GAO
Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2020-current.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Spring 2022.
Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2019-2020.
Ph.D. Economics, Yale University, 2014-2019.
En Route: M.Phil. Economics, Yale University, 2016.
M.A. Economics, Duke University, 2012-2014.
B. Economics & Finance, University of Hong Kong, 2009-2012.
Non-degree Exchange Student, New York University, 2011.
Non-degree Visiting Student, Tsinghua University, 2008-2009.
Awards, Fellowships and Scholarships:
The 2021 Arnold Zellner Award for Best Theory Paper Published in 2019-2020,
Journal of Econometrics
Exemplary Artificial Intelligence and Computation Track Paper, 2021 ACM Conference on Economics and Computation
Arnold Zellner Thesis Award in Econometrics and Statistics, American Statistical Association, Business & Economics Section, 2020
Irving B. Kravis Certificate for Distinction in Undergraduate Teaching, Dept. of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2020
George Trimis Dissertation Prize, Yale University, 2019
Review of Economic Studies
European Tour, 2019
University Dissertation Fellowship, Yale University, 2018.
Carl Arvid Anderson Prize Fellowship in Economics, 2017.
Cowles Foundation Fellowships, 2014-2018.
University Fellowships, Yale University, 2014-present.
First Class Honours, University of Hong Kong, 2012.
HKU Foundation Scholarships, University of Hong Kong, 2009-2012.
Bank of East Asia 75th Anniversary Scholarship, 2011.
Shuping Scholarship, 2006-2011