ENROLMENT YEAR: 

 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017

  

2020

 

Anqi Gui

Anqi Gui

 

Supervisor: Eric Scheffel, Yifei Cao

Research Interest: Economic Growth

  

Josephine Frempong

Josephine Frempong

 

Supervisor: Eric M. Scheffel, Chew Lian Chua

Research Interest: International Macroeconomics, Applied financial economics (Modelling the spread of financial crisis)

 Chengxue Huang

 

Chengxue Huang

 

Supervisor: Simon Appleton, Zhenjiang Lin, Yang Li

Research Interest: Health Economics

 

Jingyi Shen

Jingyi Shen

 

Supervisor: Chew Lian Chua, Xuewen Qian, Chen Qu

Research Interest: Game theory, Financial economics 

 

Puhua (Jasmine) Zhao

Puhua (Jasmine) Zhao

 

Supervisor: Eric Scheffel;Chaoyan Wang;Meryem Duygun

Research Interest: Financial economics

 

2019
 

Alex Bawuah

Alex Bawuah

 

Supervisor: Chee-Ruey Hsieh, Lina Song, Jingong Huang

Research Interest: Health Economics

 

Yanting Cai

Yanting Cai

 

Supervisors:  Chang Liu, Gang Li, Long Wen.

Research interest: Tourism Economics

 

Ying Chen

Ying Chen

 

Supervisor: Stuart McDonald, Tom Lane

Research Interest: Behavioural Economics, Experimental Economics, Time Inconsistency, Social Preferences

 

Jinying Huang

Jinying Huang

 

Supervisor: Simon Appleton, Minghai Zhou

Research Interest: Health economics, labour economics

 

Wei Jiang

Wei Jiang

 

Supervisor: Zhuo Chen, Xuyan Lou, Lina Song

Research Interest: Health Economics, Public Health, Policy Evaluation in Medical Sector

 

Kai Tse

Kai Tse

 

Supervisor: Minghai Zhou, Simon Appleton

Research Interest: Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Applied Microeconomics

 

 
2018
 

Samuel Ampaw

Samuel Ampaw

 

Supervisor: Simon Appleton, Xuyan Lou, Oliver Morrissey

Research Interest:

  • Development Economics (poverty and inequality; education; policy evaluation; livelihood diversification; economic growth)
  • Health Economics (healthcare financing; public health; health services research)

Selected Publications

  • Ampaw, S., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Agyire-Tettey, F. and Senadza, B. (2020), Distributional analysis of rural-urban household healthcare expenditure differentials in developing countries: evidence from Ghana, International Journal of Development Issues, 19(3), 359-375.
  • Asante, K.O., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Andoh-Arthur, J., & Ampaw, S. (2020). The interactive effect of gender, residence, and socioeconomic status on early sexual debut among sexually active young adults in Ghana, Journal of Public Health, 1-8.
  • Ampaw, S., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Owoo, S. N., and Senadza, B. (2019). Nonfarm Enterprise Participation and Healthcare Expenditure among Farm Households in Rural Ghana, International Journal of Social Economics, 46(1), 18-30.
  • Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Alhassan, R.B., Ampaw, S., & Abuosi, A., (2019), Subscribers’ perception of quality of services provided by Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme- What are the correlates? BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 196.
  • Ampaw, S., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., and Owoo, N. (2018). Gender Perspective on Life Insurance Demand in GhanaInternational Journal of Social Economics, 45(12):1631-1646.
  • Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Afful, G., & Ampaw, S. (2018). Determinants of Cigarette Consumption and Smoking Intensity among Adult Males in Ghana”, BMC Public Health, 18 (1), 941.
  • Ampaw, S., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., and Senadza, B. (2017). Urban Farm Nonfarm Diversification, Household Income and Food Expenditure in Ghana, Studies in Business and Economics, 12(2), 6-19. (Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences)

Discussion Papers

Grants/Awards/Scholarships

  • 2020: Ningbo Government Scholarship for International PhD Students.
  • 2020: Most Innovative Presenter Award (Parallel Session 2, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, FHSS), UNNC 6th Postgraduate Research Conference.
  • 2020: Vanguard of Volunteering Service Award, UNNC (In appreciation of contribution towards the COVID-19 prevention and control on campus)
  • 2019-20: FHSS Best Postgraduate Research Student Published Paper Award, UNNC.
  • UNNC Faculty Scholarship for Postgraduate Research Studies.

Conference Presentations

  • Nov. 20, 2020: UNNC 6th Postgraduate Research Conference, China.
  • Sept. 18, 2020: School of Economics PhD Presentation Conference, UNNC, China.
  • Nov. 28, 2018: Center of Health Economics Seminar, UNNC, China.
  • May 8, 2018–May 20, 2018: 2nd International Conference: Financing Social Policy in the 21st Century, Centre for Social Policy Studies International Conference, University of Ghana, Legon.
  • July 18, 2017– July 20, 2017:  College of Humanities 3rd International Research Conference, University of Ghana, Legon.
 

Deng Fei

Deng Fei

 

Supervisor: Hsieh Chee Ruey, Chen Zhuo, Hubbard Richard, Chew Lian Chua

Research Interest: Health Economics

Publication: 

Cheng HG, Deng F, Xiong W, Phillips MR. Prevalence of alcohol use disorders in mainland China: a systematic review. Addiction. 2015; 110(5): 761-74. doi: 10.1111/add.12876.

Cheng HG, Shidhaye R, Charlson F, Deng F, Lyngdoh T, Chen S, Nanda S, Lacroix K, Baxter A, Whiteford H.Social correlates of mental, neurological, and substance use disorders in China and India: a review. Lancet Psychiatry. 2016; 3 (9):882-99. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(16)30166-3. Epub 2016 Aug 12

Working paper:

Comparison of social cognition using the Reading Mind in the Eyes Test in drug-naive and regularly treated individuals with chronic psychosis and healthy controls in rural China

Presentation:

Suicide among the elderly in the WHO Western Pacific Region. The 7th Asia Pacific Regional Conference. May 2016. Tokyo

 

Chunfei Weng

Chunfei Weng

 

Supervisor: Paolo Epifani, Jingong Huang, Chew Lian Chua

Research Interest: Environmental Economics

 

Zhang Xian

Zhang Xian

 

Supervisor: Chang Liu, Tom Lane and Jose Grisolia

Research Interest: Behavioural and experimental economics, Development Economics, Tourism Economics, Agricultural Economics

 

Hanyuan Zhang

Hanyuan Zhang 

 

Supervisor: Chang Liu, Zhenjiang Lin, Haiyan Song

Research Interest: Tourism Economics 

 

2017
 

Beier Pan

Beier Pan 

 

Supervisor: Eric M. Scheffel, Chew Lian Chua, Arijit Mukherjee

Research Interest: Applied financial economics using computational methods,  Applied econometric analysis of economic development policies