I am currently a doctoral student in economics at the Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science (ICES) and the Economics Department at George Mason University. I am also affiliated to Business School of Central South University in China. Prior to joining Mason, I received my first Ph.D in Management Science and Engineering at Central South University in 2012. Then I was appointed as an assistant professor at Business School of Central South University in 2013. I also held a part-time postdoc position at Xiamen University from 2013 to 2016.