Dr. Lin joined the Rensselaer faculty as an Assistant Professor of Economics in Fall 2017. Her research interests include topics in Health Economics, Industrial Organization, and Applied Econometrics. She currently focuses on issues related to health information technology (IT) adoption, as well as how health IT impacts hospital financial and quality performance.
Ph.D., Economics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
M.Phil., Economics, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
B.A., Economics, Sun Yet-san University, China
- "Strategic Complements or Substitutes? The Case of Adopting Health Information Technology by U.S. Hospitals," Review of Economics and Statistics, forthcoming.
- Tourism, Terms of Trade and Welfare to the Poor, 2011, Theoretical Economics Letters, 01, pp. 28-32, with Bharat R. Hazari.