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Ran Gu

Research Associate


PhD Economics, University College London in 2018

MS Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010
Double Bachelor Degree in Economics and Japanese, Peking University / Beijing Foreign Studies University, 2008



Ran is a Research Associate in the Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (Cemmap) at the IFS. His research interests are in labour search and matching, equilibrium policy evaluation and numerical methods in economics.

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A postgraduate degree protects you against the business cycle, June 2018, LSE Business Review, Newspaper article

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