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Yan Li

Yan LI, economics
  • Associate Professor
  • Economics
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Yan Li received a Ph.D in Economics and an MS in Actuarial Science from the University of Iowa. She joined the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire as an Assistant Professor of Economics in Fall 2007. She was promoted to Associate Professor and awarded tenure as of Fall 2013. Her current research mainly studies the role of money, credit and banking in the macroeconomy and the liquidity effects of monetary policy. She is also interested in examining the income inequality and economic growth in emerging markets. Her recent publications include articles in peer-reviewed journals such as Macroeconomic Dynamics, International Review of Economics and Finance, Journal of Macroeconomics, Review of Social Economy, Transportation Research (Part A): Policy and Practice, Journal of Pacific Asia, Journal of Business Diversity, International Business Research and International Journal of Economics and Finance. 

Teaching Interests
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Business Fluctuations and Forecasting
  • Money and Banking 
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Advising 
Research and Creative Activities
  • Primary: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics and Financial Economics
  • Secondary: Economic Development and Growth, Risk Management
  • Ph.D., University of Iowa (Economics)
  • M.S., University of Iowa (Actuarial Science)
  • M.A., Beijing Institute of Technology (Management Science)
  • B. E., Beijing Institute of Technology (Industrial Foreign Trade)