Our Team

  • Xiaodi Li

    Xiaodi Li is a doctoral fellow at the NYU Furman Center and a doctoral student at NYU Wagner. She is interested in housing policy in the digital age, with a focus on short-term rental regulation. Xiaodi holds a B.A. from Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management (China) and an M.A. in Public Policy from Cornell University.

  • Hsi-Ling Liao

    Hsi-Ling Liao is a doctoral fellow at the NYU Furman Center and a doctoral student at NYU Wagner. She previously worked at a research and advocacy nonprofit, helping the organization use data and empirical evidence to examine the impact of immigration. She is broadly interested in urban and public economics. Hsi-Ling holds a B.A. in Economics from National Taiwan University and a M.P.A. from NYU.

  • Javiera Selman

    Javiera Selman is a fifth-year doctoral student at NYU Wagner and a research assistant at the NYU Furman Center. Her research interests include public economics, urban economics, behavioral economics and applied econometrics. She is currently studying housing policy, residential mobility, and discrimination, both in Chile and the U.S. Javiera holds an M.A. in Economics from ILADES/Georgetown University, and a B.A. in Economics from University of Chile.