Mengwei Lin



I am a Ph.D. candidate in Applied Economics and Management at Cornell University. I visited the Department of Economics at Harvard University for the academic year 2022-2023.

My research interests are Public Economics, Political Economy, and Firm Behavior. I conduct research to understand the relationship between government and business, with a focus on China, Africa, and the US.

I am on the job market in the 2023-2024 academic year. You can reach me at ml2622(at) Here is my CV.