Xiaoxuan Meng

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Teaching

 

 

Education

 

PhD, City University of Hong Kong

MSc, City University of Hong Kong

 

Research Interests

Industrial Organization and Applied Microeconomic Theory

 

Academic Position

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology |08.2018 – present]

 

Previous Working Experience

Part-time Lecturer, Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology |02.2018 – 07.2018; 02.2017 – 08.2017] 

Part-time Lecturer, Department of Economics, Lingnan University of Hong Kong |09.2017 – 12.2017]

Research Assistant for Professor Seongkyu Gilbert Park, Hong Kong Polytechnic University |02.2016 – 01.2017

Part-time MBA and EMBA Teaching Assistant, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology |11.2015, 02.2016 – 04.2016

 

Lecturing Experience

-        Foundation Workshop in Economics (Spring 2017 and Spring 2018 at HKUST)

            Teaching Evaluations: 97.5/100 (Section 1, 2017); 75/100 (Section 2, 2017); 95/100 (2018)

-        Intermediate Macroeconomics, Fall 2017 (co-taught), Lingnan Univ.

Teaching Evaluation: 5.00/6.00

-        Linear Algebra, Fall 2017, Lingnan Univ.

Teaching Evaluation: 5.22/6.00

 

Research

Publication

1.      “Using Customer Service to Gain Clients' Trust” (with Yuk-fai Fong, Xiaoxiao Hu, and Ting Liu) Accepted at Journal of Industrial Economics [Download PDF]

2.      Variational Analog Integrated Circuit Design via Symbolic Sensitivity Analysis” Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2009: 3002-3005. (with Guoyong Shi)

 

 

Selected Working Papers

1.      “Trust Building in Credence Goods Markets” (with Yuk-fai Fong and Liu Ting), R&R at American Economic Journal: Microeconomics  [Download PDF]

2.       “Exclusive Dealing when Upstream Displacement is Possible” (with Ke Liu)

3.       “Agent Information Acquisition in Relational Contracts” (with Yuk-fai Fong, Xiaoxiao Hu, and Kirill Novoselov). [Previously titled “Inducing Stubbornness in Experts”]

4.      “Consumers' Trust in Multi-attribute Experience-good Sellers” (with Yuk-fai Fong, Liu Ting, and Yimeng Zhang). [Download PDF]

5.      “A smooth path-following method for computing a perfect stationary point of a poloynomial mapping on a polytope” (with Chuangyin Dang and Dolf Talman).

6.      “Determination of a proper stationary point” (with Chuangyin Dang and Dolf Talman).

 

Research Grant

Research Grants Council, “Kickbacks to Doctors and Patient Awareness”, Project No. 16500018, 1 July, 2018 – 30 June 2020. (Co-Investigator)

 

Conference Presentations

2012 International Symposium on Optimization, Berlin

2013 Spring Research Conference on Systems Engineering and Management Sciences, Shenzhen

2016 Australasia Meeting of the Econometric Society, Sydney

2017 Singapore Economic Review Conference, Singapore