Danxia Xie

Danxia XIE

Associate Professor with Tenure
Institute of Economics
Tsinghua University    
Email: xiedanxia@tsinghua.edu.cn

Education background

Ph.D. in Economics,            University of Chicago,        2017
M.P.P. Intl Trade and Finance,     Harvard University,          2007
Master in Computer Science,      Duke University,             2004

Areas of Research Interests

Digital Economics,  Macro,  Health & Labor,  Law & Economics,  International, Finance  

[2024-]    The foundation and frontier of the digital economy,  Tsinghua University
[2018-]    Intermediate Macroeconomics,  Tsinghua University
[2018-]    Law and Economics, Tsinghua University
[2021-]    Model Innovation for Economic Science and Policy, Tsinghua University 

1.Litan, Huiyi, Ke Rong, Youran Wu, Danxia Xie, Hanzhe Zhang, and Dong Zhao. “Profit versus Sustainability in Bikeshare.” Sustainable Cities and Society 93 (2023): 104512.
2.Hou, Yao, Ke Tang, Jiangyuan Wang, Danxia Xie, and Hanzhe Zhang, 2022. “Assortative Mating on Bloodtype.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 119(51).
3.Cong, Will Lin, Wenshi Wei, Danxia Xie, Longtian Zhang, 2022. “Endogenous Growth Under Multiple Uses of Data.” Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. Volume 141: 104395.
4.Hou, Yao, Rong Li, Danxia Xie, Longtian Zhang, and Qingquan Zhang, 2022. “The Evolution of Monetary Rules with Financial Stability Considerations.” Applied Economics, 55(45).
5.Cong, Will Lin, Danxia Xie, Longtian Zhang, 2021. “Knowledge Accumulation, Privacy, and Growth in a Data Economy.” Management Science. No.11.
6.Bai, jie, Shanjun Li, Xie Danxia, and Hui Zhou, 2021. “Environmental Protection or Local Protectionism? Evidence from Tailpipe Emission Standards in China”, AEA Paper & Proceedings.
7.Lowrey, Ying and Danxia Xie, 2019. “A Theory of Entrepreneurial Work”. Theoretical Economics Letters, 9(5): 1507-1517.
8.Miao, Qi, Danxia Xie, and Weiqiang Zhong, 2018. “Platform Externality, Asymmetric Information, and Counterfeit Deterrence in E-commerce”, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade.
9.Frankel, Jeffrey and Daniel Xie, 2010.  “Estimation of De Facto Flexibility Parameter and Basket Weights in Evolving Exchange Rate Regimes”, American Economic Review Paper & Proceedings, May.
10.Hufbauer, Gary and Daniel Xie, 2010.  “Financial Stability and Monetary Policy: Need for International Surveillance” Journal of International Economic Law, October.  
11.Goldstein, Morris and Daniel Xie, 2009. “The US Credit Crisis and Spillovers to Asia”,
Asian Economic Policy Review, December.
12.Goldstein, Morris and Daniel Xie, 2009. “The Impact of the Financial Crisis on Asia”, Lead article
Proceedings of Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, October.


13.Zhang, Qingquan Tony, Beibei Li, and Danxia Xie. Alternative Data and Artificial Intelligence Techniques: Applications in Investment and Risk Management. Springer Nature, 2022
Publications in Chinese Journals
14.Xie, Danxia, Weiyi Zhao, Buyuan Yang, and Peilin Liu, 2023. “Economic Analysis of the Public Health Reform: The Mechanism and Policy Design for the Optimal Resource Allocation between Prevention and Treatment.” China Journal of Economics.
15.Xu, Yang, Ke Tang, and Danxia Xie, 2023.“RMB Internatioanlization and Its Influencing factors.” Studies of International Finance, No.3.
16.Xie, Danxia, Wenshi Wei, Yao Li, and Xiaowu Zhu, 2022. “Data Allocation, Credit Market Competition and Welfare Analysis.” China Industrial Economics, No.8.
17.Xie, Danxia, Weiyi Zhao, Yao Li, and Liyang Yang, 2022. “Platform Macro-risk and Antitrust Regulation.” Chinese Review of Financial Studies, No.2.
18.Wang, Yong, Yitao Lyu, Tianze Tang, Danxia Xie, 2021. “The Optimal Stratification Design of Platform Market.” Economic Research Journal, No.7.  
19.Frankel, Jeffrey, and Danxia Xie, 2018. “Analysis of the Evolution of Renminbi Exchange Rate Regimes based on a New Econometric Methodology.”Studies of International Finance, No.2.
20.Xie, Danxia, 2001. “Web Mining Technology and Designing of the Tools.” Computer Engineering and Applications, No.6.
Conference and Working Papers  
21.Danxia Xie, and Longtian Zhang. 2024. “A Generalized Model of Growth in the Data Economy”, American Economic Association Annual Meeting (AEA) 2024.
22.Huang, Jinglei, and Danxia Xie. “The Shapley Value and the Nucleolus of a Two-sided Platform Game.” American Economic Association Annual Meeting (AEA) 2023.
23.Frankel, Jeffrey, Yao Hou, and Danxia Xie. 2023. “Estimation of Exchange Rate Target Zone with Structural Breaks,” American Economic Association Annual Meeting (AEA) 2023.
24.Hao, Fei, Jinglei Huang, Ke Rong, and Danxia Xie. "Copyright Protection and Innovation: Evidence from Short Video Industry." In Academy of Management Proceedings, vol. 2023, no. 1, p. 13306. The 83rd Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM) 2023; European Academy of Management (EURAM) 2023.
25.Hou, Yao, Jinglei Huang, Danxia Xie, and Weidi Zhou, 2023. “The Limits to Growth in the Data Economy: How Data Storage Constraint Threats”, Midwest Macro Meetings 2022; Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society, Beijing, Singapore 2023.
26.Xie, Danxia, Wenshi Wei, and Yao Li, 2023. “A General Theory of Digital Economy: The World after Turing.” Available at SSRN 4531884.
27.Tang, Ke, Danxia Xie, and Longtian Zhang, 2022. “Contagion, Migration and Misallocation in a Pandemic.” American Economic Association Annual Meeting (AEA) 2022.
28.Xie, Danxia, and Jinglei Huang, 2022. “Holdup, Profit distribution and Platform Antitrust.” The 17th Asian Law & Economics Association Annual Conference (AsLEA) 2021;Conference on Mechanism and Institution Design (CMID) 2022; Available at SSRN 3823668.
29.Xie, Danxia, and Buyuan Yang, 2021. “Platform Dynamics and Economic Development.” Econometric Society Asia Meeting, China Meeting 2021; International Industrial Organization Conference (IIOC) 2021.
30.Xie, Danxia, and Jinglei Huang, 2021. “Sequential Innovation and The Distribution of Profit: From Theory to Data.” American Law and Economics Association Annual Meeting (ALEA) 2021; International Industrial Organization Conference (IIOC) 2021.
31.Cai, Gaoyang, Yong Wang, and Danxia Xie, 2021. “Optimal Stratification of Platforms: Two-sided Market Design with Mechanism Design Approach”, American Economic Association Annual Meeting (AEA) 2021.
32.Ke Tang, Danxia Xie, and Jiaqing Zeng, 2020. “Hospital Run: A Theory of Hospital Overload during Pandemic”, under review, Available at SSRN 3911057.
33.Cong,Will, Qi Miao, Ke Tang, Xie Danxia, 2020. “Survival Scales: Marketplace Lending and Asymmetric Network Effects”, NBER Chinese Economy Meeting; MFA 2020.    
34.Xinzhu Qu, Qingquan Zhang, Danxia Xie, 2020. “Balancing Tradeoffs between Responsiveness and Quality: the Policy-induced Protective Mask Frenzy in China”, under review, World Development.
35.Kai Lei, Maoyu Du, Liwei Yang, Jin Liu, Jiyue Huang, Danxia Xie, and Kuai Xu, 2019. “Towards Decentralized Equilibrium Asset Trading Based on Blockchain”, IEEE HPCC  (EI)
36.Xie, Danxia and Zhang Longtian, 2019. “Labor Share Inconstancy During Grand Transformations: Theory and Evidence”, The Econometric Society Asian Meeting 2019.
37.Xie, Danxia and Yang Buyuan, 2019. “Solow to Becker-Lucas”, The Econometric Society China Meeting 2019.
38.Frankel, Jeffrey, Xiaonan Ma, and Danxia Xie, 2019. “The Impact of Exchange Rate Regimes on Economic Growth with Continuous Classification of de facto Regimes”, Harvard HKS Working Paper.
39.Liu, Taoxiong, Xie Danxia, and Zhou Xiaolei, 2018. “Examining Exchange Rate Predictability with Deep Learning”, Tsinghua Intl Conference on Econometrics (joint with Journal of Econometrics),  2018.
40.Xie, Danxia, 2018. “Rational Rush Theory of Financing Innovations”, American Economic Association Annual Meeting (AEA) 2018.
41.Xie, Danxia, 2018. “Regulatory Growth Theory”, American Economic Association Annual Meeting, (AEA) 2018.
42.Xie, Danxia, 2015. “A Holistic Model of Endogenous (Growth, Hazards, and Regulation) ”, Econometric Society World Congress 2015.
43.Xie, Danxia, 2015. “Innovation-induced Bank Runs: Run in and Run out”, Midwest Macro Meetings 2015.
44.Xie, Danxia, 2013. “Explaining the Falling Labor Share: A Tale of Two Grand Transformations”, Midwest Macro Meeting 2013.
45.Xie, Danxia, 2011. “A Generalized Fact and Model of Long-Run Economic Growth: Kaldor Fact as a Special Case”. Peterson Institute for International Economics PIIE WP 2011 (11-4).

National Grants (as PI Principal Investigator)

2024-2027    NSFC (Natural Science Foundation of China)  #72373079
  "Economic Growth and Population Dynamics in the Digital Era"

2020-2023    NSFC (Natural Science Foundation of China)  #71973076
  "The Impact of Digital Platform Dynamics on Social Welfare and Financial Stability"
Honors, Scholarships, and Fellowships

2010-2011 Social Sciences Scholarship, University of Chicago

2011-2012 Sherwin Rosen Fellowship, University of Chicago

2012-2015 Social Sciences Fellowship, University of Chicago

2015-2016 Theodore W. and Esther Schultz Economics Fellowship