Dajun Lin

Office Address

Monroe Hall

Fields of Interest

Labor Economics, Health Economics, Applied Microeconomics


Ph.D. (Expected May 2019)
M.A. in Economics, University of Virginia (2014)
B.S. in Mathematics and Economics, University of Delaware (2012)

Job Market Paper

"Multi-Dimensional Abilities, Task Content of Occupations, and Career Choices: A Dynamic Analysis"

Working Papers

"Health Interdependency in the Household." With Leora Friedberg and Dina Guo.
"Opioid Poisoning Deaths and Local Health Care Intensity." With Siying Liu and Christopher J. Ruhm.
"Happy Together or Home Alone: A Structural Model of Health Insurance, Saving and Coordinated Retirement Decisions." With Leora Friedberg and Dina Guo.
"Air Pollution, Infant Morbidity and Infant Mortality: Evidence from 15 Years of Births and Deaths in Hong Kong." With Jonathan Colmer, Siying Liu and Jay P. Shimshack.


"Cognitive Performance and Labour Market Outcomes" (with Randall Lutter and Christopher J. Ruhm). Labour Economics 51 (2018): 121-135.

"Breastfeeding, Schooling and Income: Insights from the Indonesian Family Life Survey" (with Randall Lutter, Christopher J. Ruhm and Siying Liu). Maternal and Child Nutrition, forthcoming.