Miaokuan (Tiger) Gao

Class of 2021
Co-Chair of the Undergraduate Associates (2019-20)
Outreach Director for the Undergraduate Associates (2018-19)

Department:  Economics

Certificate(s):  German; Values & Public Life; Statistics & Machine Learning

Honors, awards, prizes, or publications:  Policy Punchline: A Year of Insights in Review (2018-2019)

Research Interest:  I completed my junior year independent research project on the monetary transmission mechanism in Switzerland, especially the effects of monetary policy at the zero lower bound. My current research topic concerns fiscal policies and inequality during pandemics, such as taxation and distributive dynamics during and after the 1918 Spanish Flu.

Hobbies:  Stand-up comedy, squash, long-distance running

Hometown:  Beijing, China


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