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Dr. XU Wenji


Assistant Professor

9-246, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34427897

Research Areas

Microeconomic Theory
Information Economics
Industrial Organization


PhD - Economics (University of Chicago)
BSc - Applied Mathematics (National University of Singapore)


Dr. Wenji Xu's research interests include microeconomic theory and its applications to the design of market institutions. He received his B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics from the National University of Singapore in 2014 and his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2020. 


Conference Papers

Xu, Wenji; Yang, Kai Hao / Information Design in Bilateral Trade and (Unintended) Welfare Loss. June 2021; 2021 North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society (NASMES 2021), 10/06/2021 - 13/06/2021, Montreal, Canada.

Xu, Wenji / Social Learning in General Information Environments. June 2021; 15th International Conference on Game Theory and Management (GTM2021), 23/06/2021 - 25/06/2021, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.

Working Papers

Xu, Wenji; Yang, Kai Hao / Market-Minded Informational Intermediary and Unintended Welfare Loss. January 2022; Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper.