Dr Jian Li

BSc. Programme


Ph.D. in Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany 

M.Sc. in Quantitative Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany 

B.Sc. in Economics, Jilin University, China

Selected Publications

Market Fragility and the Paradox of the Recent Stock-Bond Dissonance
– Economics Letters, 2018

Fiscal Decentralization, Preference for Government Innovation, and City Innovation:
Evidence from China
– Chinese Management Studies, 2020

The Long Shadows of War in China: Battle Shocks in Early Life and Health/Wealth
– China Economic Review, 2020

The Role of Labor-Income Risk in Household Risk-Taking
– European Economic Review, 2020

Urban Innovation and Inter-City Patent Collaboration: A Network Analysis Approach
of China’s National Innovation System
– Technological Forecasting & Social Change, 2020

Promoting Financial Literacy through a Digital Platform: A Pilot Study in Luxembourg
– International Journal of Finance & Economics, 2021

Financial Risk-Taking, Religiosity and Denomination Heterogeneity
– Journal of Empirical Finance, 2022

The influence of High-speed Rails on Urban Innovation and the Underlying Mechanism
– PLOS ONE, 2022

Professional Experience

Goethe University Frankfurt

  • Econometrics (PhD 1st year), Winter 2010, Teaching Assistant
  • Empirical Methods of Household Finance (Master), Winter 2011, Teaching Assistant
  • Household Finance (Master), Winter 2012, Summer 2013, Summer 2014, Teaching Assistant
  • Seminar on Household Saving, Borrowing, and Portfolios (Master), Summer 2013, Summer 2014,
    Teaching Assistant

University of Luxembourg

  • Macroeconomics II (Bachelor, Winter 2015, Winter 2016, Winter 2017)
  • Household Finance (Master, Summer 2018)

Zhejiang Gongshang University

  • Household Finance and Financial Technology (Master/PhD, Winter 2018)
  • Macroeconomics (Bachelor, Summer 2019, Winter 2019)
  • Financial Accounting (MBA, Summer 2020, 2021)
  • Investment (Bachelor, Summer 2021)

Dongbei University of Finance and Economics

  • Advanced Macroeconomics (PhD, Winter 2021, Winter 2022)

Honors, Awards, and Fellowships

  • Department Scholarship, Jilin University, China, 2004/2007
  • Department Scholarship, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, 2009/2010
  • DAAD Scholarship, STIBET-Doktorandenförderung, 2010
  • SEB Scholarship, Germany, 2011
  • Travel Grant, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, 2013/2014
  • DIW Berlin, Postdoctoral Visiting Scholarship, 2016/2017
  • Zhejiang Natural Science Foundation, China, 2020/2022
  • China Scholarship Council, 2023