My Name

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王振轩 is the Chinese character for my name, which is given by my mother. 王 (Wang) is family name while 振轩 (Zhenxuan) is my given name.

Short Biography

I was born in Xinxiang, Henan Province, China. My hometown is a small but peaceful city with a large population.

I attended both senior and junior high school studies in Affiliated Middle School of Henan Normal University|河南师范大学附属中学, where I met a lot of kind teachers and excellent schoolmates.

I received the Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Bachelor’s Degree in Science from School of Economics and Management at Wuhan University | 武汉大学 on June 2017, under the supervision of Professor Jingbo Cui | 崔静波.

After finishing my undergraduate study, I worked as a research associate at the Environmental Research Center, Duke Kunshan University, under the supervision of Professor Junjie Zhang | 张俊杰.

Right now, I am a Ph.D. student in environmental economics and policy at Duke University. My research interests include environmental and energy economics, environmental policy, and applied econometrics.


  • 博观而约取,厚积而薄发。
  • 问渠那得清如许,为有源头活水来。
  • 业精于勤,荒于嬉;行成于思,毁于随。
  • Let life be beautiful like summer flowers and death like autumn leaves.
  • The only thing you really have in your life is time. And if you invest that time in yourself, to have great experiences that are going to enrich you, then you can’t possibly lose.
  • Purpose is that sense that we are part of something bigger than ourselves, that we are needed, that we have something better ahead to work for. Purpose is what creates true happiness.
  • Dream it, wish it, do it.