Research

Publications

“Intermarriage and Socioeconomic Integration: Trends in Earnings Premiums among U.S. Immigrants Who Marry Natives”, 2015, ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 662(1), 207-22. with Delia Furtado

“The Supply and Demand Factors Behind the Relative Earnings Increases in Urban China at the Turn of the 21st Century", 2013, Comparative Economic Studies, 55(1), 121- 143. with Joseph Marchand

“Albertan Labour in the Previous Energy Boom, in Institute for Public Economics”, 2013, An Examination of Alberta Labour Markets, University of Alberta, 10-24. with Joseph Marchand


Invited Columns

“How Technological Change and Globalization are Driving Higher Wages of Immigrants Married to Natives”, 2016, LSE USAPP, with Delia Furtado


Working Papers

Native-Immigrant Wage Gaps and the Growing Importance of Social Skills” (Revise and Resubmit with Economic Inquiry)

“Anywhere They Go, We Go: Immigration Inflow's Impact on Co-ethnic Natives”(Revise and Resubmit with Southern Economic Journal)

“Ethnic Segregation, Education, and Immigrants Labor Market Outcomes” with Tian Lou (Submitted)


Work in Progress

“Obergefell v. Hodges’s Effect on the Career Choices of Intermarried Same-Sex Couples in the U.S.”

“You Are Where You Live. An Investigation on Efficient Refugee and Immigrant Placement Strategies”


Teaching

Teaching

The University of the South

Assistant Professor
July 2018 - Present

ECON101 Introduction to Microeconomics
ECON102 Introduction to Macroeconomics
ECON304 Labor Economics
ECON339 Economics of Immigration (course designer)

University of Connecticut

Instructor of Record and Teaching Assistant
August 2012 - May 2017

ECON 1202 Principles of Macroeconomics
ECON 2202 Intermediate Macroeconomics
ECON 3441 Labor Economics

University of Alberta

Teaching Assistant
January 2010 - May 2011

ECON281 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
ECON323 International Economics


Personal Interests

Contact Me

    931-598-1235r

    tasong@sewanee.edu