Zhen Zhu is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the AXES Lab at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca.
He received both his MA and PhD in Economics from the University of Arkansas in the United States. His PhD dissertation is in Economic Growth and Development, under the supervision of Javier Reyes. His research interests include Economic Networks, Data Science, and Applied Econometrics. His work has been published or is forthcoming in: Journal of Public Economic Theory, Journal of Sports Economics, PLOS ONE, The World Economy.