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Ai Ting GOH

Associate Professor

Economics and Decision Sciences

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Biography

Ai Ting Goh received her Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1996.
She has taught economics at the National University of Singapore, at the Catholic University of Louvain and finally at HEC Paris since September 2002. Within HEC, she is Co-Director of the Major/MS program in Economics and Finance.

Her research interests are in the fields of international trade, growth theory and development and industrial organization. Some of her most recent research works include "Knowledge Diffusion, Input Supplier's Technological Effort and Technology Transfer via Vertical Relationships" (published in the Journal of International Economics) and "Should Small Countries Fear Deindustrialization" (joint with Tomasz Michalski and published in the Review of International Economics).

Ai Ting Goh teaches macroeconomics, economics of money and banking and international economics at the Grand Ecole program. She is a referee for International Economic Review, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Macroeconomics, Review of International Economics, Southern Economic Journal and Berkerley Electronic Press.

Scientific articles

Quality Assurance and the Home Market Effect

Review of International Economics, december, 2 2012, vol. 20, n° 2, pp 237-255, (in coll. with T. K. MICHALSKI)

Should small countries fear deindustrialization ?

Review of International Economics, September 2010, vol. 18, n° 4, pp 607-617, (in coll. with T. K. MICHALSKI)

Fragmentation, Engel's Law and Learning

Review of International Economics, 2005, vol. 13, n° 3, pp 518-528, (in coll. with H. Wan)

Knowledge Diffusion, Input Supplier's Technological Effort and Technology Transfer via Vertical Relationships

Journal of International Economics, July 2005, vol. 66, n° 2, pp 527-540,

Financing Decisions of Firms and Central Bank Policy

Journal of International Money and Finance, November-December 2004, vol. 23, n° 7-8, pp 1187-1207, (in coll. with J. OLIVIER)

Learning by Doing, Trade in Capital Goods and Growth

Journal of International Economics, March 2002, vol. 56, n° 2, pp 411-444, (in coll. with J. OLIVIER)

Optimal Patent Protection in a Two-Sector Economy

International Economic Review, November 2002, vol. 43, n° 4, pp 1191-1214, (in coll. with J. OLIVIER)

Opportunity Cost, Trade Policies and the Efficiency of Firms

Journal of Development Economics, 2000, vol. 62, pp 363-383,

Trade, Employment and Fertility Transition

Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, 1999, vol. 8, n° 2, pp 143-184,

Working papers

Trade shares, openness and inequality

Mimeo , 2009

Multistage production, location and hidden comparative advantage

Mimeo , 2008

Scientific articles

Quality Assurance and the Home Market Effect

Review of International Economics, december, 2 2012, vol. 20, n° 2, pp 237-255, (in coll. with T. K. MICHALSKI)

Should small countries fear deindustrialization ?

Review of International Economics, September 2010, vol. 18, n° 4, pp 607-617, (in coll. with T. K. MICHALSKI)

Fragmentation, Engel's Law and Learning

Review of International Economics, 2005, vol. 13, n° 3, pp 518-528, (in coll. with H. Wan)

Knowledge Diffusion, Input Supplier's Technological Effort and Technology Transfer via Vertical Relationships

Journal of International Economics, July 2005, vol. 66, n° 2, pp 527-540,

Working papers

Trade shares, openness and inequality

Mimeo , 2009

Multistage production, location and hidden comparative advantage

Mimeo , 2008

Education

  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Pennsylvania - USA
  • M.A. in Economics, University of Pennsylvania - USA
  • B.Soc.Sci. (Honours), National University of Singapore (NUS) - Singapore
  • Bachelor of Science, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Singapore

Academic appointments

Academic Responsibilities at HEC

  • 2020- Member of GREGHEC, the joint research laboratory CNRS-HEC Paris HEC Paris
  • 2005- Associate Professor HEC Paris
  • 2004- Co-director: Major/MSc Managerial and Financial Economics HEC Paris

External Academic Responsibilities

  • 1996-2000 Assistant Professor National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • 1990-1991 Senior Tutor National University of Singapore (NUS)

Scientific Activities

Editorial activities

  • Reviewer: International Economic Review, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Macroeconomics, Review of International Economics, Berkeley Electronic Press, Journal of International Economics, Southern Economic Journal

  • Awards & honors

    • 1991 Overseas Graduate Scholarship
    • 1989 Monetary Authority of Singapore Book Prize for Best Student in Economics