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Xuejuan Su, PhD

Associate Professor



About Me

I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Alberta. I have a PhD in Economics from Indiana University.


Fields of research: Public economics, economics of education, regulatory economics, energy.

Published papers

  • "Strategic Investment under Open Access: Theory and Evidence," with Tilman Klumpp, Journal of Industrial Economics 63(3), 495-521, 2015.
  • "Have Customers Benefited from Electricity Retail Competition?'' Journal of Regulatory Economics 47(2), 146--182, 2015. 
  • "A Theory of Perceived Discrimination,'' with Tilman Klumpp, Economic Theory 53(1), 158--180, 2013. 
  • "Second-Order Statistical Discrimination," with Tilman Klumpp, Journal of Public Economics 97(1), 108--116, 2013.
  • "Open Access and Dynamic Efficiency," with Tilman Klumpp, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 2(2), 64--96, 2010.
  • "Design of an Economically Efficient Feed-in Tariff Structure for Renewable Energy Development," with Jonathan A. Lesser, Energy Policy 36(3), 981--990, 2008.
  • "Rational Terrorists and Optimal Network Structure,'' with Walter Enders, Journal of Conflict Resolution 51(1), 33--57, 2007.
  • "Endogenous Determination of Public Budget Allocation Across Education Stages," Journal of Development Economics 81(2), 438--456, 2006.
  • "The Allocation of Public Funds in a Hierarchical Educational System," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 28(12), 2485--2510, 2004.


Fall Term 2016

ECON 350 The Economics of Public Expenditure

ECON 386 Applications of Mathematics to Economics I

Winter Term 2017

ECON 550 Public Expenditure

ECON 386 Applications of Mathematics to Economics I