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Anna Wong

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Chicago, 2012
  • B.A., Economics and Statistics, University of California, Berkeley, 2004
Current Research Topics
  • Capital Flows in Emerging Market Economics
  • Chinese Economy
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2016 - present
  • Deputy Director

    U.S. Treasury

    2014 - 2016
  • International Economist

    U.S. Treasury

    2012 - 2014
  • Dissertation Fellow

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2011
  • Associate Fellow

    Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research

    2006
  • Research Analyst

    Peterson Institute for International Economics

    2004 - 2006
  • Wong, Anna (2017). "China's Current Account: External Rebalancing or Capital Flight?" International Finance Discussion Papers 1208. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Wang, Zhi, Shang-Jin Wei, and Anna Wong (2013). "Does a Leapfrogging Growth Strategy Raise the Growth Rate? Some International Evidence,"in Sepúlveda, Claudia, Ann Harrison, and Justin Yifu Lin Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics 2011, Global: Development Challenges in a Postcrisis World, pp. 203-28.
  • Wong, Anna (2012). "Essays on Regions, China, and Trade," Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago.
  • Wang, Zhi, Shang-Jin Wei, and Anna Wong (2010). "Does a Leapfrogging Growth Strategy Raise Growth Rate? Some International Evidence," ADB Working Paper Series on Regional Economic Integration 47. Asian Development Bank.
  • Wang, Zhi, Shang-Jin Wei, and Anna Wong (2010). "Does a Leapfrogging Growth Strategy Raise Growth Rate? Some International Evidence," NBER Working Paper16390. National Bureau of Economic Research.
  • Wong, Anna (2007). "Measurement and Inference in International Reserve Diversification," IIE Working Paper Series 07-6. Peterson Institute for International Economics.
  • Truman, Edwin M., and Anna Wong (2006). "The Case for an International Reserve Diversification Standard," IIE Working Paper Series 06-2. Peterson Institute for International Economics.
  • conference

    1/13/2017

    Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research 8th Annual International Conference on the Chinese Economy

    China's Current Account: External Rebalancing or Capital Flight?

  • conference

    4/28/2017

    European Central Bank

    China's Current Account: External Rebalancing or Capital Flight?

  • seminar

    6/28/2017

    Peterson Institute for International Economics

    China's Current Account: External Rebalancing or Capital Flight?

Awards
  • 2015

    U.S. Treasury

    Best Management Initiative of the Year

  • 2015

    U.S. Treasury

    Spot Award for Outstanding Leadership

  • 2012

    University of Chicago

    Margaret Reid Dissertation Fellowship

  • 2012

    University of Chicago

    Esther and T.W. Schultz Dissertation Fellowship

  • 2011

    Chicago Booth Executive EMBA Program

    Annual Outstanding TA Award

  • 2003

    U.C. Berkeley Cal Alumni Association

    Leadership Award

  • 2005

    Southwestern Economics Association

    Southwestern Economic Association Top Undergraduate Paper Award

Referee
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Journal of Comparative Economics
Last update: November 13, 2017