WEERACHART T. KILENTHONG

 

WEERACHART  T.  KILENTHONG


Tee Kilenthong is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Economics at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) and Director of Research Institute for Policy Evaluation and Design (RIPED). His research interests include growth and development, macroeconomics, contract theory, financial economics, labor and education economics. He received a Bachelor Degree in Engineering (First Class Honor with Gold Medal) from Chulalongkorn Univeristy and a Master Degree in Physics from the same university. He received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2006, where he studied under Professor Robert M. Townsend. He was working as an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at the University of California at Santa Barbara between 2006 and 2010.

Curriculum Vitae

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Observability and Endogenous Organizations           
(joint with Gabriel A. Madeira).

 


Access to ICT in Rural and Urban Thailand
(joint with Patarapan Odton).

 


Trade through endogenous intermediaries
(joint with Cheng-Zhong Qin).

 

WORKING PAPERS

Parental Time and Material Investments in Rural Thailand
(joint with Dinh Thi Ngoc Tu). PIER Discussion Paper, September 2017. Online Appendix


The Impact of Family Business Apprenticeship on Entrepreneurship and Survival of Small Businesses: Evidence from Thailand
(joint with Kittipong Rueanthip). PIER Discussion Paper, June 2016.


A Market Based Solution for Fire Sales and Other Pecuniary Externalities
(joint with Robert M. Townsend). NBER Working Paper, March 2016.


Segregated Security Exchanges with Ex Ante Rights to Trade: A Market-Based Solution to Collateral-Constrained Externalities
(joint with Robert M. Townsend). NBER Working Paper.


A Market Based Solution to Price Externalities: A Generalized Framework
(joint with Robert M. Townsend). Working Paper.