Department of Economics

University of Mississippi

Cheng Cheng

ChengAssistant Professor of Economics

Areas: Applied Microeconomics

333 Holman Hall
662-915-5835  |



Ph.D. Economics, Texas A&M University, 2014
M.S. Applied Economics, City University of Hong Kong, 2007
B.S. Applied Mathematics, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, 2006​

“Does Simplifying Divorce and Marriage Registration Matter? Evidence from China”, forthcoming in Applied Economics
“Do Cell Phone Bans Change Driver Behavior?”, Economic Inquiry, 2015, 53(3): 1420-1436.​
​“Does Strengthening Self-Defense Law Deter Crime or Escalate Violence? Evidence from Expansions to Castle Doctrine” (with Mark Hoekstra), Journal of Human Resources, 2013, 48(3): 821-854.