Assistant Professor, Rennsselaer Polytechnic Institute
Personal Website: http://kevinyshih.weebly.com/
- Immigration Impacts on Education and Labor Markets
- Public Finance
- Regional Science
- Urban Economics
Kevin Shih received his PhD in Economics at UC Davis, and will continue as an assistant professor at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute starting Fall 2015. He is a native of Queens, NY and received his B.A. from Claremont McKenna College.
Shih has previously been awarded with a Pre-Doctoral Fellowship (2014-2015) by the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Bacon Family Fellowship (2010-2011). He is also an Institute of International Education research affiliate.
Relevant Research for the Migration Research Cluster
- Peri, Giovanni, Chad Sparber and Kevin Shih, “STEM workers, H1B visas and productivity in US cities,” National Bureau of Economic Research, Working paper (2013), 1-58.