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 is now a full professor with tenure. Her current research mainly studies the role of money, credit and banking in the macro-economy 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 Asian Pacific Economy, Journal of Business Diversity, Journal of Applied Business and Economics, International Business Research and International Journal of Economics and Finance.
- Monetary Economics
- Financial Economics
- 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)