Xinyue Lin

I am a second-year graduate student at the Department of Economics, Harvard Univeristy. My research interests include economic growth, development economics, and behavioral economics.

Work in Progress

The Endowment Effect and Collateralized Loans

with Kevin Carney, Michael Kremer, and Gautam Rao


Peking University

B.A. in Economics (with distinction)
2014 - 2018


  • Outstanding Graduate, Peking University, 2018
  • Woori Bank Scholarship, Peking University, 2017
  • Founder Scholarship, Peking University, 2016
  • Benz Scholarship, Peking University, 2015
  • First Prize in 30th Chinese Physics Olympiad, 2013


Lei Yang - computer scientist in training