Dr Bingjing Li is Associate Director of the APEC Study Center in Hong Kong, as well as Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Hong Kong (HKU). Her main research fields are international trade and applied microeconomics. Her works focus on understanding how openness to trade interacts with development and political economy factors, using both micro data and quantitative models.
Dr Li obtained her PhD in Economics from the University of British Columbia in 2016, MPhil in Economics from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in 2011, and BSocSc from CUHK in 2009. Before joining HKU, she worked at the National University of Singapore.