G(U)ESS WHO!

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Xin Gao

Year:
2013
Center:
Economics
Supervisor:

My name is Xin Gao. I was born in Shanxi province, China. After obtaining bachelor degree of economics in 2010, I started a three-year postgraduate program on world economy at Fudan University, China. During my leisure time, I like reading, movie, music and hiking.


Research Interests

Microeconomics 

Development Economics

Political Economy

Finance


Why I chose the University of Mannheim and in particular the GESS

As I know, it is the best economics program in Germany and also a top one in Europe.


The best part of being a doctoral student here

The excellent professors and the smart students here.


A description of my fellow doctoral students

Intelligent, diligent, enthusiastic and helpful.


My most challenging experience within the program

Understanding the lectures and getting control of your time.


My advice for prospective students

Work hard and try your best, discuss with your classmates.


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