Shun-Wen Wu

Public Affairs Ph.D. Candidate

IU Bloomington
SPEA 412
1315 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN


  • Ph.D. in Public Affairs, Indiana University, 2017    
  • M.A. in Public Administration and Policy, National Taipei University, 2011
  • B.A. in Political Science, National Taiwan University, 2007

Courses Taught

  • K300 Statistical Techniques 

Selected Publications

  • (Co-authored with Coady Wing) “How Big Is That Welcome Mat? And How Much Does it Cost - Effects of Early ACA Expansions on Medicaid Enrollment among Historically Eligible Parents.” Under Review
  • (Co-authored with Coady Wing and Jill Nicholson-Crotty). “The ACA Medicaid Expansions did Not Cost Much to Cover the Previously Eligible but Uninsured.” Working Paper

Research Interests

Policy Analysis, Program Evaluation, Health Policy, Causal Inference, Public Management

Honors & Awards

  • Indiana University Associate Instructorship, 2016
  • Recipient of the “Government Scholarship for Overseas Study”, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2012-2015
  • Honorary Member of the “Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society”, 2011
  • Recipient of the “Glede Award of National Taipei University” for Outstanding Graduates, Taiwan, 2010
  • The Frist Place Winner of the “Examination for Senior Civil Service Personnel”, Ministry of Examination, the Examination Yuan, Taiwan, 2008