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Staff Biography

[Photo: Chang HE] Ms Chang HE
Occasional Research Assistant - Trade
Email: C.He6@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.03 D  


I am a MSc Economics student at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). At CEP, I work as a research assistant for Professor Jeremiah Dittmar. My current work focuses on examining the effect of the flow of human capital and knowledge production in historical contexts. My research interests are Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics and Economic Growth. I also teach Intermediate Macroeconomics (EC210) at LSE.


  • M.S. Economics, LSE, 2018 (expected)
  • B.S. Mathematics, Centre College, 2016
  • B.S. Economics, Centre College, 2016


  • Outstanding Presentation Award, Mathematical Association of America, 2016
  • John C. Young Scholar, Centre College, 2016
  • Phi Beta Kappa, National Honor Society (USA), 2016

Selected Publications:

CEP Publications

Public Economics Programme Discussion Paper
Inheritance Taxation: Redistribution and Predistribution Frank A Cowell, Chang He and Dirk Van de gaer
December 2017
Paper No' PEP 35:
Read Abstract | Full Paper (pdf)

JEL Classification: D31; D63

Tags: wealth distribution; inheritance; inheritance taxation