Ngai, Liwa Rachel

Dr Liwa Rachel Ngai  

Department

Position held

Associate Professor

 

Experience keywords:

growth and development; macroeconomics

Languages:

Cantonese [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Mandarin [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7017

LSE email:

l.ngai@lse.ac.uk

Publications

2015

Tenreyro, Silvana and Ngai, L. Rachel (2015) You have more chance of finding the house you want in the summer. But you’ll pay more for it USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (5 Mar 2015) Blog entry

2014

Ngai, L. Rachel and Tenreyro, Silvana (2014) Hot and cold seasons in the housing market American Economic Review, 104 (12). 3991-4026. ISSN 0002-8282

Ngai, L. Rachel and Petrongolo, Barbara (2014) Gender gaps and the rise of the service economy CFM discussion paper series, CFM-DP2014-4. Centre For Macroeconomics, London, UK.

2013

Ngai, L. Rachel and Petrongolo, Barbara (2013) Gender gaps and the rise of the service economy CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1204. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Tenreyro, Silvana (2013) Hot and cold seasons in the housing market Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2011

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher A. (2011) Taxes, social subsidies, and the allocation of work time American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 3 (4). 1-26. ISSN 1945-7707

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2011) Accounting for research and productivity growth across industries Review of Economic Dynamics, 14 (3). 475-495. ISSN 1094-2025

2009

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2009) Mapping prices into productivity in multisector growth models Journal of Economic Growth, 14 (3). 183-204. ISSN 1381-4338

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher A. (2009) Welfare policy and the distribution of hours of work CEP Discussion Paper, No. 962. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Tenreyro, Silvana (2009) Hot and cold seasons in the housing market CEP Discussion Papers, 922. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2009) Accounting for research and productivity growth across industries CEP Discussion Papers, 914. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2008

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2008) Trends in hours and economic growth Review of Economic Dynamics, 11 (2). 239-256. ISSN 1096-6099

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2008) Employment outcomes in the welfare state Revue Economique, 59 (3). 413-436. ISSN 0035-2764

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2008) Research and Productivity Growth Across Industries L.Rachel Ngai and Roberto M. Samaniego, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2008) Employment outcomes in the welfare state 856. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2008) Mapping prices into productivity in multisector growth models CEPDP, 869. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853282655

Ngai, L. Rachel (2008) Multisector models In: Darity, Willaim A., (ed.) International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. Macmillan social science library, 5 (2nd). Macmillan Reference USA, Detroit, USA, 333-335. ISBN 9780028659701

Ngai, L.Rachel and Tenreyro, Silvana (2008) Hot and cold seasons in the housing markets L. Rachel Ngai and Silvana Tenreyro.

2007

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2007) The dynamics of hours worked: the role of technology and institutions. In: 2007 North American Winter Meeting of the Econometric Society, 5-7 Jan 2007, Chicago, USA

Horner, Johannes and Ngai, L. Rachel and Olivetti, Claudia (2007) Public enterprises and labour market performance International Economic Review, 48 (2). 363-384. ISSN 0020-6598

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2007) Trends in hours and economic growth. In: AEA Conference, 5-7 January 2007

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2007) Cross-industry productivity growth differences School of Economics and Finance, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2007) Structural change in a multi-sector model of growth American Economic Review, 97 (1). 429-443. ISSN 0002-8282

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2007) On the long run determinants of industry TFP growth rates 6408. Centre for Economic Policy Research, London, UK.

2006

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2006) Trends in hours and economic growth. In: Society for Economic Dynamics 2006 Annual Meeting, 6-8 Jul 2006, Vancouver, Canada

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2006) The role of regulation and welfare in the rise of the service economy. In: Governments, Markets, and The Future of Capitalism, 14-17 Dec 2006, Shatin, Hong Kong

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2006) Trends in hours and economic growth. In: Department of economics seminar programme 2006-07, 9 Oct 2006, Queen Mary University, University of London, UK

Ngai, L. Rachel and Samaniego, Roberto M. (2006) An R&D-based model of multi-sector growth 762. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2006) Trends in hours and economic growth 746. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2006) Trends in hours and economic growth CEPDP0746. Centre for Economic Policy Research, London School of Economics, London, UK.

2005

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2005) Structural change & aggregate employment with mobility barriers. In: Society for Economic Dynamics 2005 Annual Meeting, 23-25 Jun 2005, Budapest, Hungary

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2005) Structural change in a multi-sector model of growth. In: Econometric Society 2005 World Congress, 19 - 24 Aug 2005, London, UK

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2005) Structural change in a multi-sector model of growth IZA discussion paper, 1800. The Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Bonn, Germany.

2004

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2004) Balanced growth with structural change. In: Society for Economic Dynamics 2004 Annual Meeting, 1-3 Jul 2004, Florence, Italy

Ngai, L. Rachel (2004) Barriers and the transition to modern growth Journal of Monetary Economics, 51 (7). 1353-1383. ISSN 0304-3932

Horner, Johannes and Ngai, L. Rachel and Olivetti, Claudia (2004) Public enterprises and labor market performance 610. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2004) Structural change in a multi-sector model of growth CEP discussion paper; CEPDP0627, 627. Centre for Economic Policy Research, London, UK.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2004) Balanced growth with structural change CEP discussion paper; CEPDP0627, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London.

Ngai, L. Rachel and Pissarides, Christopher (2004) Structural change in a multi-sector model of growth. In: Democracy, Sustainability and Policy Reform, 15 November 2004, Prague, Czech Republic

2003

Ngai, L. Rachel (2003) Barriers and the transition to modern growth 561. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2000

Ngai, L. Rachel (2000) Barriers and the transition to modern growth. In: Society for Economic Dynamics 2000 Annual Meeting, 29 Jun - 2 Jul 2000, San Jose, Costa Rica

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