Department of Economics

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences



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Jessica PAN
Title: Associate Professor
Email: ecspyj Office: AS2 05-25
Tel: 6516 6115 Fax: 6775 2646
Degree: PhD, University of Chicago
CV: /people/CV/ecspyj.pdf

Teaching Areas:
Labour Economics

Research Areas:
Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Economics of Education, Development

Selected Publications:

When Time Binds: Substitutes for Household Production, Returns to Working Long Hours, and the Skilled Gender Wage Gap (joint with Patricia Cortes), Journal of Labor Economics, forthcoming

Relative Quality of Foreign Nurses in the United States (joint with Patricia Cortes), Journal of Human Resources, forthcoming

Gender Identity and Relative Income within Households (joint with Marianne Bertrand and Emir Kamenica), Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2015, 130(2), 571-614.

Pan J: Gender segregation in occupations: The role of tipping and social interactions, Journal of Labor Economics, 2015, 33 (2), 365-408.

Foreign Nurse Importation and Native Nurse Displacement (joint with Patricia Cortes), Journal of Health Economics, 2014, 37, 164-180.

Cortés P, Pan J: Outsourcing household production: Foreign domestic helpers and native labor supply in Hong Kong, Journal of Labor Economics 31 (2013), 327-371.

Bertrand M, Pan J: The Trouble with Boys: Social Influences and the Gender Gap in Disruptive Behavior, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 5 (2013), 32-64.