Dr Richard M. H. Suen

Associate Professor

Contact details

  • Tel: +44 (0)116 252 2880
  • Email: mhs15@le.ac.uk
  • Office: Room 2.03, Mallard House, Brookfield
  • Office hours: Tuesday 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm and Wednesday 10.30 am - 11.30 am

Personal details

MA, PhD, M.Phil, B.Soc.Sci

I was formally Assistant Professor at the University of Connecticut and University of California. I now hold the position of Reader within the Division of Economics at the University of Leicester. Curriculum Vitae.


Administrative responsibilities

  • Recruitment Committee Member


  • Macroeconomics


You must apply formally to our Economics PhD programme before we allocate you a supervisor as part of the review process. You do not need to contact our staff separately.


Recent publications

“Asset Bubbles in an Overlapping Generations Model with Endogenous Labor Supply,” (with Lisi Shi) Economics Letters, vol. 123 (2), 2014, 164-167.

“Time Preference and the Distributions of Wealth and Income,” Economic Inquiry, vol. 52 (1), 2014, 364-381.

“A Quantitative Analysis of Suburbanization and the Diffusion of the Automobile,” (with Karen A. Kopecky) International Economic Review, vol. 51 (4), 2010, 1003-1037.

“Finite State Markov-chain Approximations to Highly Persistent Processes,” (with Karen A. Kopecky) Review of Economic Dynamics, vol. 13 (3), 2010, 701-741.

“Superneutrality, Indeterminacy and Endogenous Growth,” (with Chong K. Yip) Journal of Macroeconomics, vol. 27 (4), 2005, 579-595.



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