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Joint Research Fellows

Wang, Hung-Jen

Wang, Hung-Jen

  • Title:Joint Research Fellow
  • E-Mail:wangh at ntu.edu.tw
  • Personal Website:http://homepage.ntu.edu.tw/~wangh/
  • curriculum vitae:

    Ph.D. in Economics, University of Michigan, 1998.
    Research Fields: Productivity and Efficiency Analysis, Investment, Monetary policy

Education background

  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Michigan, 1998

Research Specialty

  • Productivity and Efficiency
  • Investment
  • Monetary Policy

Current Position

  • Dean, College of Social Sciences, National Taiwan University, August 2018 – present.
  • Professor, Department of Economics, National Taiwan University, August 2007 – present.
  • Research Fellow, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, March 2006–July 2007,

Experience

  • Director, Research Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, Ministry of Science and Technology, January 2015 – January 2018.
  • Convener, Economics Section, Ministry of Science and Technology, August 2012 – July 2015.
  • Deputy Director, Research Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, National Scien Council, January 2012 – December 2014.
  • Department Chair, Department of Economics, National Taiwan University, August 2010 – July 2012.
  • Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Economics, State University of New York, Binghamton, USA, January 2006 –May 2006.

Awards

  • National Science Council Excellent Research Award (3-year term), 2003, 2010
  • Lien Zhen-Dong Memorial Fellowship, National Taiwan University, 2009.
  • Academia Sinica Research Award for Junior Research Investigators, 2003, Academia Sinica.
  • Wu Ta-You Memorial Prize, 2003, National Science Council.
  • National Science Council Research Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002.
  • Rackham Dissertation Fellowship, September 1997, The University of Michigan.
  • Honor Teaching Assistant, December 1994, April 1995 and December 1995, Department of Economics, The University of Michigan.
  • Summer Research Fellowship, May 1993, Department of Economics, The University of Michigan.
  • Book Coupon Award, June 1990 and January 1991, Department of Economics, National Taiwan University.

Editorship

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Productivity Analysis (Springer), 2009 – present.
  • Associate Editor, Empirical Economics (Springer), 2013 – present.
  • Co-Editor, Taiwan Economics Forecast and Policy, 2016 – present.
  • President, Taiwan Economics Society, January 2020 – present.
  • Associate Editor, Soochow Journal of Economics and Business, 2012 – 2017
  • Editor of October issue, Pacific Economic Review (Wiley-Blackwell), 2007 – 2013.
  • Associate Editor, Taiwan Economic Review, 2008 – July 2012.
  • Associate Editor, Academia Economic Papers, September 2006 – July 2011.
  • Co-Editor, Academia Economic Papers, September 2006 – July 2010.

Publications

Journals(Click)

  • Chen, Yi-Yi, Peter Schmidt, and Hung-Jen Wang(2013), "Consistent Estimation of the Fixed Effects Stochastic Frontier Model,," Journal of Econometrics, forthcoming.
  • Wang, Hung-Jen, Sheng-Kai Chang, and Yi-Yi Chen(2012), "A Bayesian Estimator for Stochastic Frontier Models with Errors in Variables," Journal of Productivity Analysis, lead article, 38(1), 1-9.
  • Wang, Hung-Jen and Yi-Ting Chen (2012), "Centered-Residuals-Based Moment Tests for Stochastic Frontier Models," Econometric Reviews, 31(6), 625-653.
  • Ho, Chia-Wen and Hung-Jen Wang (2010), "Estimating Fixed-Effect Panel Stochastic Frontier Models by Model Transformation," Journal of Econometrics, 157(2), 289-296.
  • Wang, Hung-Jen and Yi-Yi Chen (2009), "Stochastic Frontier Models with Errors in Variables: A GMM Approach," Taiwan Economic Review, 37(1), 1-22. (in Chinese).
  • Chen, Nan-Kuang and Hung-Jen Wang(2008), "Identifying the Demand and Supply Effects of Financial Crises on Bank Credit – Evidence from Taiwan," Southern Economic Journal, lead article, 75(1), 26-49.
  • Kumbhakar, Subal C. and Hung-Jen Wang (2006), "Pitfalls in the Estimation of Cost Function Ignoring Allocative Inefficiency: A Monte Carlo Analysis," Journal of Econometrics, lead article, 134(2), 317-340.
  • Kumbhakar, Subal C. and Hung-Jen Wang(2006), "Estimation of Technical and Allocative Inefficiency: A Primal System Approach," Journal of Econometrics, 134(2), 419~440.

Books(Click)

  • Wang, Hung-Jen(2008), "Stochastic Frontier Models," in Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume (eds), The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, (2nd ed.), Hampshire:Palgrave Macmillan.
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