Xinyu Zhao

Xinyu Zhao

PhD Candidate 2022-2023
Curriculum Vitae
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"Preferences and Investments in Electric Vehicle Fast Charging: A Study of Tesla’s Supercharging Network" (job market paper)

"Consumer Valuation of Network Convenience: Evidence from the Banking Industry" (with Hui Wang and Andrew Ching)

"The Effect of the COVID-19 Pandemic Recession on Less Educated Women’s Human Capital: Some Projections" (with Mark Drozd and Robert Moffitt)

Other Activity:

Referee for International Economic Review, Marketing Science


Game Theory (PhD) Spring 2020, 2021 and 2022 TA
General Equilibrium Theory (PhD) Fall 2018 TA
Consumer and Producer Theory (PhD) Fall 2018 TA
Game Theory (Undergraduate) Fall 2019, 2020 and 2021 TA
Elements of Microeconomics (Undergraduate) Spring 2019 TA


Professor Elena Krasnokutskaya -
Professor Yingyao Hu -
Professor Andrew Ching -


Main Advisor: Elena Krasnokutskaya

Thesis Title: "Essays on Applied Microeconomics" (Download Abstract)

Fields: Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics