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Lien, Jaimie

Chinese Name: 連暐虹
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Education: BA (Wellesley College); MA, PhD (University of California)
Position:

Assistant Professor

Department: Dept of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics
Mailing Address: Room 924, 9/F, Cheng Yu Tung Building, No.12, Chak Cheung Street, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong
Telephone: (852) 3943 9699
Fax No.: (852) 2603 5104
Email Address: jaimie@baf.cuhk.edu.hk
Biography:
Jaimie Lien is Assistant Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her primary research areas are behavioral and experimental economics, with recent work on risk preferences, belief biases, strategic reasoning and self-control. Jaimie was a co-founder...

Jaimie Lien is Assistant Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her primary research areas are behavioral and experimental economics, with recent work on risk preferences, belief biases, strategic reasoning and self-control. Jaimie was a co-founder of the Economic Science and Policy Experimental Laboratory (ESPEL) at School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University, where she worked as Assistant Professor since 2010. She obtained a Ph.D. and M.A. in Economics from University of California, San Diego, and a B.A. in Economics and Mathematics from Wellesley College. She has previously worked as an Associate Economist in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Previous Employment:

Assistant Professor  Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University, 2010 to 2015

Associate Economist – Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 2001-2003

Academic Publications & Working Papers:
Title

Lien, Jaimie W., Jie Zheng and Xiaohan Zhong “Ex-Ante Fairness in the Boston and Serial Dictatorship Mechanisms under Pre-exam and Post-exam Preference Submission”, forthcoming, Games and Economic Behavior, Special Issue in Honor of John O. Ledyard

Lien, Jaimie W., Wang Wei and Jie Zheng, “A Model of Capital Allocation, Education and Job Choice in China”, The Chinese Economy, Special Issue: Some Challenges to Economic Growth and Stability in China, Vol.29, No.5 (September 2016), p.307-326

Wang, Zhijian, Yanran Zhou, Jaimie W. Lien, Jie Zheng and Bin Xu, “Extortion Can Outperform Generosity in the Iterated Prisoners’ Dilemma”, Nature Communications, Vol. 7, No. 11125 (April 2016).

Lien, Jaimie W. , Jie Zheng and Xiaohan Zhong, “Preference Submission Timing in School Choice Matching: Testing Fairness and Efficiency in the Laboratory”, Experimental Economics, Vol. 19 (March 2016), p. 116 – 150.
Lien, Jaimie W. and Jia Yuan, “Selling to Biased Believers: Strategies of Online Lottery Ticket Vendors”, Economic Inquiry, Vol.53 (July 2015), p.1506-1521.
Lien, Jaimie W. and Jie Zheng, “Deciding When to Quit: Reference-Dependence over Slot Machine Outcomes”, American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, Vol.105 (May 2015), p.366-370
Lien, Jaimie W. and Jia Yuan, “The Cross-sectional 'Gambler's Fallacy': Set Representativeness in Lottery Number Choices”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol.109 (January 2015), p.163-172.
Eil, David and Jaimie W. Lien, “Staying Ahead and Getting Even: Risk Attitudes of Experienced Poker Players”, Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 87 (September 2014), p.50-69.
Research Grants:

Hong Kong Research Grants Council, General Research Fund, (P.I.) 2017 - 2019

Independent Research Project Grant, Tsinghua University, (P.I.) 2016 – 2018

Ministry of Education Grant for Ph.D. Researchers, (P.I.) 2014 – 2015

National Natural Science Foundation of China, Young Faculty Grant, (P.I.) 2014 – 2016 

Independent Research Project Grant, Tsinghua University, (P.I.) 2012 – 2015

Also taught in: School of Hotel and Tourism Management
Academic / Professional Service:

Academic / Professional Service

Referee service: American Economic Review, Review of Economic Studies, Games and Economic Behavior, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, European Economic Review, Judgment and Decision Making, Journal of Economic Psychology, Frontiers of Economics in China, Sage Open