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Li, Mengling

Associate Professor


Phone:Please contact me by email.

Email:menglingli [at] xmu.edu.cn


Office Hours:Friday 3:30pm-5:30pm

Research Fields:


Biography Research Papers Research Projects


Research Interests

Game Theory, Market Design, Behaviorial Economics and Finance, Experimental Economics


Teaching Experience

Game Theory                                    2016-2019 Spring

Financial Mathematics                      2016-2019 Spring



Ph.D. in Mathematics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2015

B.Sc. in Mathematics & Economics (First Class Honors), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2011

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder since March 2018


Journal Articles

1. Pareto Stability in Two-Sided Many-to-Many Matching with Weak Preferences (with Ning Chen), 2019. Journal of Mathematical Economics, 82: 272-284.

2. Heterogeneous Trading and Complex Price Dynamics (with Huanhuan Zheng),2017. Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, 12(2): 437-442.

3. Public and Private Housing Markets Dynamics in Singapore: The Role of Fundamentals (with Wai-Mun Chia and Yang Tang), 2017. Journal of Housing Economics, 36, 44-61.

4. Behavioral Heterogeneity in the Australian Housing Market (with Wai-Mun Chia and Huanhuan Zheng), 2017. Applied Economics, 49(9): 872-885.

5. The Stock-Bond Comovements and Cross-Market Trading (with Huanhuan Zheng, Terence Tai Leung Chong and Yang Zhang), 2016. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 73: 417-438.

6. Modelling Dependence Structures among International Stock Markets: Evidence from Hierarchical Archimedean Copulas (with Xiaojing Cai, Shigeyuki Hamori and Lu Yang), 2015. Economic Modelling, 51(1): 308-314.

7. Foreign Interest Rate Shock and Exchange Rate Regimes in East Asia (with Wai-Mun Chia and Yang Zhang), 2014. Applied Economics, 46(21): 2488-2501.

8. Exogenous Shocks and Exchange Rate Regimes (with Tianyin Cheng and Wai-Mun Chia), 2012. The World Economy, 35(4): 444-460.


Book Chapters

1. Matching Market Equilibrium Algorithms (with Ning Chen), 2016. In Encyclopedia of Algorithms (2nd Edition), Ming-Yang Kao (Ed.), Springer Reference, 1199-1203.

2. Regime Switching Models in the Foreign Exchange Market (with Wai-Mun Chia and Huanhuan Zheng), 2014. In Nonlinear Economic Dynamics and Financial Modelling, Roberto Dieci, Xue-Zhong He and Cars Hommes (Eds.), Springer, 201-224.


Other Writings

1. Stable Matching Algorithms and Variants (with Ning Chen), 2013. Communications of China Computer Federation, Vol. 92, Issue 10, pp 15-17. (In Chinese) 稳定匹配算法的研究和演变,中国计算机学会通讯,第九卷,第10期,201310

2. Malaysian Economic Outlook for the Years 2012 and 2013 (with Wai-Mun Chia), 2012. In Regional Outlook: Southeast Asia 2012-2013, Michael J. Montesano and Lee Poh Onn (Eds.), Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, pp 145-157. 



Research Grants

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Young Scholar Research Grant, 2018/01-2020/12

Ministry of Education of China Young Scholar Research Grant, 2017/07-2020/06