Jinghui Lim was the second student to earn both the J.D. and the Ph.D. in law and economics at Vanderbilt University. She earned a B.S. in economics (with a double-major in Computer Science) from Duke University in 2006. In 2007 she joined Jennifer Bennett Shinall to form the first cohort of students in the Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics at Vanderbilt. Lim was a Vanderbilt Legal Academy Scholar and tied for the Archie B. Martin Memorial Prize for the highest 1L GPA with fellow law and economics student Caroline Cecot in 2008-2009. She served as staff on the Vanderbilt Law Review in 2009-2010 and as articles editor in 2010-2011. Lim is a member of the Vanderbilt Law School Chapter of Order of the Coif. Her fields of interest are risk and environmental regulation and behavioral law and economics. Lim was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at New York University School of Law's Center for Law, Economics, and Organization in 2013-2014. She is currently a Postdoctoral Researcher at UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability.
"Evaluating the Impact of Monitoring and Enforcement in the Clean Air Act"
Advisor: Professor W. Kip Viscusi
"Examining the Impact of Monitoring and Enforcement on Stationary Source Emissions"
American Law and Economics Association Annual Meeting, Vanderbilt University, May 2013
Poster presentation: "Monitoring, Enforcement, and Air Quality,"
Heartland Environmental and Resource Economics Workshop, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, October 2011