Cheng Li PhD

 Cheng Li PhD

Title:

  • Assistant Professor of Economics

Contacts:

cheng.li@msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-1976
312G McCool Hall

Overview

Education:

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Miami, 2015
  • M.A., Economics, University of Miami, 2012
  • B.A., Economics, Wuhan University, 2010

Research interests:

Applied Microeconomic Theory, Information Economics, Political Economics, Law & Economics

Publications

Journal Article

  • Centralized Policymaking and Informational Lobbying. Social Choice and Welfare. Page forthcoming. 2020
  • Informational Benefits of Managerial Myopia. Economics Letters. Volume 185, Page 108705. 2019
  • Discovery Disclosure and Deterrence. Vanderbilt Law Review. Volume 71, Issue 6, Pages 1993-2013. 2018
  • Clueless Politicians: On Policymaker Incentives for Information Acquisition in a Model of Lobbying. Journal of Law, Economics and Organization. Volume 34, Issue 3, Pages 425-456. 2018
  • A Model of Bayesian Persuasion with Transfers. Economics Letters. Volume 161, Pages 93-95. 2017
  • Government Spending and Economic Growth in the OECD Countries. Journal of Economic Policy Reform. Volume 19, Issue 4, Pages 386-395. 2016
  • Profiling, Screening, and Criminal Recruitment. Journal of Public Economic Theory. Volume 17, Issue 6, Page 964–985. 2015
  • Which Explanations for Gender Differences in Competition are Consistent with A Simple Theoretical Model?. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics. Volume 59, Pages 56-67. 2015
  • Deterrence Effects under Twombly: On the Costs of Increasing Pleading Standards in Litigation. International Review of Law and Economics. Volume 44, Pages 61-71. 2015

Presentations

Paper

  • "Bayesian Persuasion and Authority in Organizations." The 89th Annual Conference of the Southern Economics Association, The Southern Economics Association, Fort Lauderdale, FL. 2019
  • "Bayesian Persuasion and Authority in Organizations." The 2019 Midwest Economics Theory Conference, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. 2019
  • "Centralized Policymaking and Informational Lobbying." 2019 Public Choice Society Meeting, The Public Choice Society, Louisville, KY. 2019
  • "Bayesian Persuasion and Authority in Organizations." The 45th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association, The Eastern Economic Association, New York, NY. 2019
  • "Centralized Policymaking and Informational Lobbying." The 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association, The Eastern Economic Association, Boston, MA. 2018
  • "Discovery disclosure and deterrence." Vanderbilt Law Review Symposium, Vanderbilt University Law School, Nashville, TN. 2017
  • "Transparency in Sequential Persuasion." 2017 Public Choice Society Meeting, The Public Choice Society, New Orleans, LA. 2017
  • "Clueless Politicians." The 27th International Conference on Game Theory, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY. 2016
  • "Clueless Politicians." The 85th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association, The Southern Economic Association, New Orleans, LA. 2015