Xu Cheng
Janice and Julian Bers Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences

Professor Cheng was appointed the Janice and Julian Bers Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences in 2013. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University and has taught at Penn since 2009. She serves as the associate undergraduate chair and is the recipient of the 2012 Kravis Award for outstanding undergraduate teaching in economics. Her research interests include econometric theory and applied econometrics.