Sun Ling Wang
Sun Ling Wang (also known as Sun, Ling) is an economist with the
Agricultural Structure and Productivity branch in the ERS's
Resource and Rural Economics Division. Her responsibility focuses
on measuring and conducting research on U.S. agricultural
productivity. Her research interests also include agricultural
policy, development economics, and international economics.
Sun Ling received her Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln; and an M.S. and B.S. in
Agricultural Economics from National Chung-Hsing University,
Sun Ling is a member of the American Economic Association, the
Agricultural & Applied Economics Association, the International
Association of Agricultural Economics, and the Western Economic
Wang, Sun Ling, Francis Tuan, Fred Gale, Agapi
Somwaru, and James Hansen, "China's Regional Agricultural
Productivity Growth in 1985-2007: A Multilateral Comparison".
Agricultural Economics, forthcoming.
Wang, Sun Ling, Eldon Ball, Lilyan Fulginiti, and Alejandro
Plastina, "Accounting for the Impacts of Public Research, R&D
Spill-ins, Extension, and Roads in U.S. Agricultural Productivity
Growth", Agricultural Productivity: An International Perspective,
CABI. September 2012.
Wang, Sun Ling, David Schimmelpfennig, and Keith Fuglie, 2012,
"Is Agricultural Productivity Growth Slowing in Western Europe?",
Agricultural Productivity: An International Perspective, CABI.
Fuglie, Keith, Sun Ling Wang, and Eldon Ball, "Introduction to
Volume", Agricultural Productivity: An International Perspective,
Keith Fuglie, Sun Ling Wang, Eldon Ball (Eds.), CABI. September
Fuglie, Keith O., Sun Ling Wang, and V. Eldon Ball (editors),
2012, Productivity Growth in Agriculture: An International
Fuglie, Keith and Sun Ling Wang "New Evidence Points to Robust but Uneven
Productivity Growth in Global Agriculture", Amber Waves,
September 2012. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research
Ball, Eldon and Sun-Ling Wang, 2012. Productivity Growth in U.S.
Agriculture. Agricultural Resources and Environmental Indicators,
2012. Economic Information Bulletin No. (EIB-98) 55 August 2012
Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
Heisey, P., Wang, S., Fuglie, K., "Public Agricultural
Research Investment Drives Productivity Growth", Amber Waves,
March 2012. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
Heisey, Paul, Sun Ling Wang, and Keith Fuglie. "Public Agricultural Research
Spending and Future U.S. Agricultural Productivity Growth:
Scenarios for 2010-2050", USDA-ERS Economic Brief No. 17, July
MacDonald, James, Sun Ling Wang, "Foregoing Subtherapeutic
Antibiotics: the Impact on Broiler Grow-out Operations,"
Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy (2011) volume 33,
number 1, pp. 79-98.
Wang, Sun Ling. "
Is U.S. Agricultural Productivity Growth Slowing?" Amber
Waves, volume 8, issue 3, 2010.
Wang, Sun Ling, "Book Review--Persistence Pays: U.S.
Agricultural Productivity Growth and the Benefits from Public
R&D Spending", European Review of Agricultural
Economics, vol. 37 Issue 3, September 2010.
Sun, Ling, Lilyan E. Fulginiti and Yo-Chan Chen. "Taiwanese
Industry Competitiveness when Outward FDI is Defensive,"
Journal of Asian Economics21 (2010) 365-377.
MacDonald, James, Sun Ling Wang. "
Broiler Producers Search for Alternatives to Antibiotics,"
Amber Waves, volume 7, issue 4, 2009.
Kassel, Kathleen, James M. MacDonald, and Sun Ling Wang. "
Productivity Growth Drives Expanded Agricultural Production,"
Amber Waves, volume 6, issue 3, 2008.
Sun, Ling, Lilyan E. Fulginiti, and E. Wesley Peterson.
"Accounting for Agricultural Decline with Economic Growth in
Taiwan," Agricultural Economics36:181-190, 2007.
Sun, Ling and Lilyan E. Fulginiti. "Accounting for Taiwan GDP
Growth: Parametric and Nonparametric Estimates," JCSA (Journal
of the Chinese Statistical Association)45:74-98, 2007.
Chen, Yu-Cheng, Ling Sun, and Chih-Wei Peng. "Commercial Banks
Performance in Taiwan," Int. J. Business Performance
Management, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2005.
Sun, Ling. "Terms of Trade, FDI, Trade Flows and Taiwan's
Economic Growth," Annual Report of College of Management, Vol. 4,
Sun, Ling. "The Price Discrimination Behavior of U.S.
Agricultural Exports," Annual Report of College of Management, Vol.
3, June 2003.
Sun, Ling. "The Application of DEA Approach-An Introduction of
Malmquist Index," Journal of Accounting, Vol. 9, May
Sun, Ling. "Role of Openness in Economic Growth-A Literature
Review," Annual Report of College of Management, Vol. 2, June
Sun, Ling. "Economic Growth, Technical Progress and the
Measurement of Productivity," Journal of Accounting, Vol.
8, May 2002.