Larry Liu is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) in the Crawford School of Public Policy of the Australian National University and also at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Aging Research (CEPAR). He completed his PhD in Economics at ANU in 2015, and received his MA in Economics and BS in Computer Science both from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He has visited the Brookings Institution, University of California Santa Barbara, University of Manchester, Frieberg University of Technology, University of Zurich, FEEM (Venice), the Bank for International Settlements (Basel), etc. Prior to his PhD, he worked as a principal assistant to organize the 10th World Congress of the Econometric Society, and also started his own business.
His current research focuses on modelling global demographic changes. More specifically, his work introduces global demographic features into a dynamic general equilibrium model of the global economy and analyzes macroeconomic adjustments at the global, regional and national levels. More broadly, his research interests are public economics especially fiscal policy of demographic changes, public goods theory and international climate policies, macroeconomics and international economics especially monetary policy in emerging open economies, dynamic general equilibrium modelling, and dynamic programming.
IDEC 8030: Issues in Applied Macroeconomics (Graduate course, Semester 2 2018)