Quanquan Liu

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Visiting Assistant Professor

Naveen Jindal School of Management,
University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX 75019, USA.

Email: qxl220001 at utdallas dot edu

Office: 13.401 JSOM Building

I am currently a visiting assistant professor at the Naveen Jindal School of Management of University of Texas at Dallas. I received my PhD from Department of Economics of the University of Pittsburgh. My advisor is Arie Beresteanu.

Research Interests: Empirical Industrial Organization (primary), Labor Economics, Mathematical and Quantitative Methods (secondary)

Curriculum Vitae  (download)


University of Pittsburgh

Ph.D. in Economics, Department of Economics
Advisor: Arie Beresteanu

2014 - 2020

Peking University HSBC Business School

The University of Hong Kong

M.A. in Economics and M.A. in Finance

2011 - 2014

Peking University

B.A. in Biological Science and B.A. in Economics (double degree)

2007 - 2011


Title: Active Learning for Contextual Search with Binary Feedbacks.

Author: Xi Chen, Quanquan Liu and Yining Wang.

Accepted for publication at Management Science.

Paper link: active_learning

Title: Paying More for a Shorter Flight? - Hidden City Ticketing.

Author: Quanquan Liu.

Paper link: hidden_city_ticketing.pdf

Title: Does H-1B Visa Reforms Affect Whether US Natives Major in STEM Fields?

Author: Quanquan Liu.

Paper link: H-1B.pdf

Title: Maximum Likelihood Optimization via Parallel Estimating Gradient Ascent.

Author: Quanquan Liu and Yining Wang.

Paper link (work in progress): parallel-opt.pdf