Dr Yao Yao

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Lecturer School of Economics and Finance


Teaching in 2019

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BE Shanghai Jiao Tong University
MA Peking University/The University of Hong Kong
PhD Washington University in St. Louis

Research interests

Development Economics, Macroeconomics, Health Economics, Labor Economics


Working papers

  • 'Fertility and HIV risk in Africa'
  • 'Higher education expansion, economic reform, and labor productivity'
  • 'The regional income disparity in China'
  • 'Smoking, health capital, and policy evaluations' (with Li-Shiun Chen and Ping Wang)


Teaching in 2019