Pinghui Wu is an economist with the New England Public Policy Center in the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department. Her primary research field is labor economics in topics concerning employment dynamics, poverty and inequality, and the effect of labor market and social welfare policies on worker well-being.
Wu received a joint PhD and MA/MSW in economics and social work from the University of Michigan and a bachelor’s degree in social work from National Taiwan University. Prior to joining the Boston Fed in 2021, she was a postdoctoral fellow at Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan.
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Poverty Solutions, University of Michigan
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019–2021
PhD, Economics and Social Work, University of Michigan, 2019
MA, Economics, University of Michigan, 2015
Master of Social Work, University of Michigan, 2013
Bachelor of Social Work, National Taiwan University, 2008