About Me

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Terence C. Cheng 郑再杰

Senior Lecturer, School of Economics, University of Adelaide

Address: School of Economics 10 Pulteney Street, The University of Adelaide SA 5005

Phone: +61 8 8313 1175

Email: terence.cheng [at] adelaide.edu.au

Terence Cheng is a health economist whose current research interests are in the areas of public & private health care, health care insurance, medical labour market, well-being, and applied microeconometrics. Before joining Adelaide, Terence worked at the University of Melbourne where he was part of the team managing the MABEL Longitudinal Survey of Australian Doctors. He remains a honorary fellow of the Melbourne Institute. He was a recipient of an Australian Government Endeavour Research Fellowship in 2018. Terence has a PhD from the Australian National University, and Master and Bachelor degrees from the National University of Singapore.

Recent papers

Impact of COVID-19 on subjective well-being: Evidence from Singapore” (with Seonghoon Kim and Kanghyock Koh). 2020 IZA DP No.13702

The effect of income-based mandates on the demand for private hospital insurance and its dynamics. (with Thomas Buchmueller, Ngoc Anh Pham, Kevin Staub). Journal of Health Economics, In Press. (PrePub)

How do gender differences in family responsibilities affect doctors’ labour supply? Evidence from Australian panel data“. (With Jia Song). Social Science and Medicine, In Press.

Cream skimming: Theory and Evidence from Hospital Transfers and Capacity Utilisation“. (with Ou Yang, Marc Chan and Jongsay Yong). Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 173, 68–87, 2020.

Monthly spending dynamics of the elderly following a health shock: Evidence from Singapore” (with Rhema Vaithianathan & Jing Li). Health Economics, 28(1), 23-43. 2019.

Ginza, Tokyo. 2019