Research

Research Interest

I have been working on data-driven causal inference as well as quantitative structural modeling in operations and economics.

Publication
  1. Fohlin, Caroline, and Zhikun Lu. 2021. “How Contagious Was the Panic of 1907? New Evidence from Trust Company Stocks.” AEA Papers and Proceedings, 111: 514-19.
Working Paper
  1. Sooner or Later? Promising Delivery Speed in Online Retail,” with Ruomeng Cui, Tianshu Sun, and Joseph Golden, Under Review
  2. “Solving DSGE Models with AI: A Reinforcement Learning Approach”
  3. “Preferential Credit Policy Under Vertical Production Linkage,” with Kaiji Chen, Xuewen Liu, and Yong Wang