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Tse-Ling Teh

Former Research Officer

Tse-Ling Teh completed her PhD in Sustainable Development at Columbia University, New York in 2015. Ling’s research focuses on improving welfare through the design of policy in situations of uncertainty and risk. Although her research is primarily in applied microeconomic theory, she also utilizes experimental games and field surveys in her research. Most recently, Ling has generated theoretical research to inform disaster risk financing policy at the World Bank.

Prior to resuming her studies, Ling held roles as an actuarial consultant at Towers Watson and a program analyst at the UNDP. In addition to her PhD, Ling holds first class degrees in Law and Actuarial studies from the Australian National University.


Research article  28 March, 2017

Insurance design in the presence of safety nets

Safety net assistance and insurance exist to manage risk and improve welfare. This shared goal may lead to crowding out. In a new approach, this paper analyzes the interaction … read more »

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Announcement  16 June, 2016

Tse-Ling Teh awarded prestigious Ernst Meyer Prize

Tse-Ling Teh, a Research Officer at the Grantham Research Institute has been awarded the prestigious Ernst Meyer Prize for her dissertation “Governing Uncertainty: Financial Policies for Risk”. read more »

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Grantham Workshop 14 Jun 2017

Grantham Workshop | Ling Teh “The influence of identity and group constitution on coordination”

Ling Teh, a Research Officer at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics, will be the speaker for this seminar. This seminar is … read more »

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