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Staff Biography

[Photo: Hanwei HUANG] Mr Hanwei HUANG
Occasional Research Assistant - Trade
Email: H.Huang7@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.03 D  

Curriculum Vitae PDF 

Expertise: International Trade


Hanwei joined the CEP as an occasional research assistant. He is currently a LSE PhD candidate in economics and his research interest is on international trade. He is now studying the distortion on firm locations in China and its implications on trade and welfare under the guidance of Professor Gianmarco Ottaviano. Before coming to LSE in 2012, Hanwei had got his MSc degree in economics and BSc degree in mathematics and physics from Tsinghua University in Beijing.


  • MSc Economics Tsinghua University 2012
  • BSc Mathematics and Physics Tsinghua University 2010

CEP Publications:

  • The Costs and Benefits of Leaving the EU: Trade Effects
    Swati Dhingra, Hanwei Huang, Gianmarco I. P. Ottaviano, Joao Paulo Pessoa, Thomas Sampson, John Van Reenen, April 2017
    Paper No' CEPDP1478: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • BREXIT 2016: Policy Analysis from the Centre for Economic Performance
    Holger Breinlich, Swati Dhingra, Saul Estrin, Hanwei Huang, Gianmarco Ottaviano, Thomas Sampson, John Van Reenen, Jonathan Wadsworth, June 2016
    Paper No' CEPBREXIT08: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)