DENG Ruotong 

Title: Research Fellow

Alumni: Ph.D. in Economics, Nanyang Technological University

Discipline/s: Economics


Contact: 64994053


Ruotong is a Research Fellow at the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities (LKYCIC) at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). She holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Singapore Management University, and is expected to obtain PhD in Economics from Nanyang Technological University. Her research interests are development economics, and applied microeconomics.

She is supporting King Wang and team on the “Trust Experiments – Measuring Trust in AI as Actions, What Raises and Reduces Trust, and What Innovators and Organizations Can Do to Design Future Trusted AI” project.


  • Ph.D. in Economics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2024
  • B.Sc. in Economics, Singapore Management University, Singapore, 2019

Conference Presentations/Proceedings

  • Deng, Ruotong. (2022, Oct). College Graduates serving as Village Officials and Poverty Alleviation. 94th International Atlantic Economic Conference, Washington DC.