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Assistant Professor

Lihua Lei

Faculty Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

Assistant Professor of Economics
Graduate School of Business

Assistant Professor, by courtesy
Department of Statistics

Lihua Lei mainly works at the intersection of econometrics and statistics. A large portion of his research focuses on empowering statistical reasoning with machine learning and augmenting machine learning with statistical reasoning. The central theme is preserving the statistical rigor of confirmatory analysis without compromising the freewheeling nature of exploratory analysis.


PhD in Statistics, UC Berkeley
BS in Statistics and BA in Economics, Peking University