Li Wang is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). She holds an MA (1996) from the Graduate School of CASS, and a PhD (2005) from the University of Oldenburg, Germany. She is a Post-Doctoral Fellow (2006-2007) at the University of Western Ontario, Canada and a guest lecturer at Tsinghua University, China.
Her current research interests include China's tax policy, international trade and quantitative economic models. At present, she is involved in research projects with the National Bureau of Statistics, China; and, the International Development Research Centre, Canada.