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The Australian National University

Dr John Tang

Phone:Ext. 53364
(+61) 2 612 53364
Fax:(+61) 2 612 55124
Office:Room 2072
LF Crisp Building (26)
Mailing Address:
Research School of Economics
ANU College of Business and Economics
HW Arndt Building 25A
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 0200
John Tang


PhD in Economics, University of California, BerkeleyBA in Economics, Northwestern University



Disciplines & research interests

  • Economic History
  • Economics
  • Economic Growth
  • International Economics
  • Economic History
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Environmental Economics


Selected Publications

"Technological leadership and late development: evidence from Meiji Japan, 1868-1912," Economic History Review, 64(S1): 99-116, February 2011."What kind of job is safer? A note on occupational vulnerability," B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 10(1), 2010 (with Ashok Bardhan).


Research Papers

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