Ling Sun

Associate Professor, Economics

Office: Plaza 454
905-688-5550 x5097


Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Toronto (2012)
M.A. in Economics from the University of Western Ontario (2002)
M.A. in Economics from Wuhan University, China (2000)

Research Interests

Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Monetary Economics

“Macroeconomic Policy and Household Economics,” with Mei Dong and Randall Wright, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Economic Policy Papers, March 10, 2015.

“Marriage, Markets and Money: A Coasian Theory of Household Formation,” with Kenneth Burdett, Mei Dong and Randall Wright. International Economic Review, May 2016, Vol 57, No.2, 337-368.

“Semiparametric versus Parametric Hedonic Wine Price Models: An Empirical Investigation,” with Lester Kwong and Tomson Ogwang, Applied Economics Letters, DOI: 10.1080/13504851.2016.1240330.

“An Examination of Tail Dependence in Bordeaux Futures Prices and Parker Ratings,” with Don Cyr and Lester Kwong (forthcoming at the Journal of Wine Economics).