Intergenerational Educational and Occupational Mobility in Rural China: 1988 – 2002

Date: May 29, 2012
Location: College Park, MD

Yan Sun is completing her Ph.D. in economics at George Washington University. Her dissertation research is focused on welfare, labor and education. She joined International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in 2002 after she received her Masters in Economics from Georgetown University. She is currently a Research Analyst at IFPRI where she conducts research on public investment in rural services, farmers’ participation in off-farming activities, and gender analysis.