Dr Xuezheng Qin is an associate professor in the School of Economics and a research associate in the Health Economics and Management Institute at Peking University. He earned his BS from Peking University and his PhD in Economics from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
His primary research interests include health economics, labour economics, and applied econometrics. His research is funded by Natural Science Foundation of China, Ministry of Education of China, International Development Research Centre (Canada), and others. He has published numerous papers in peer reviewed journals such as China Economic Review, Health Policy and Planning,European Journal of Health Economics, China Agricultural Economic Review, and ManagementWorld Monthly.
Dr Qin served as an adjunct lecturer at SUNY Buffalo and a research fellow in the New York State Center of Excellence on Human Capital. His current research focuses on health insurance, health related behaviours, regional distribution of healthcare resources, and intergenerational transfer of human capital.