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Department of Economics
Dr. CAO Yiran, Carol

Dr. CAO Yiran, Carol

  • Research Fellow
  • Department of Economics, Lingnan University

Dr. CAO Yiran, Carol is a research fellow of the Department of Economics at Lingnan University. She obtained her Ph.D. in Economics from Lingnan University in 2022. Her main research area is Industrial Organization.

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Working Paper:

1. Killer Acquicisitions, Competition Test, and Remedies. (with Ping Lin), working paper,2023 (under review at IJIO).
2. Killer Acquicisitions in Vertically Related Industries. (with Ping Lin and Tinale Zhang), working paper, 2023.
3. Partial Vertical Integration, and Market Foreclosure, (with Ping Lin), working paper,​ 2022,
4. Search and Competition in Expert Markets, (with Yongmin Chen, Yucheng Ding and Tianle Zhang), working paper, 2022 (R&R at RAND Journal of Economics).

Contact Information

Address:  WYL205, 2/F, Dorothy Y. L. Wong Building, Lingnan University
Phone:  (852) 2616 7046
Fax:  (852) 2891 7940