Dr Yao Yao

Dr Yao Yao

The Department of Economics
Lecturer in Economics (Teaching Focused)

Contact details

Address
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Dr Yao joined the Economics Department at Birmingham Business School in 2013 after she completed her PhD in Economics at University of Mannheim in Germany. Her research focuses on macroeconomics, labor economics and applied economics.

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Mannheim, Germany
  • M.A. in Finance, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • B.A. in Social Work, Renmin University of China

Teaching

Economic Development, Applied Economics and IT Skills

Research

  • Macroeconomics
  • Labor Economics

Discussion papers

‘Labor market risk in Germany’.

Publications

Are Rational Explosive Solutions Learnable?, with P. Kuang, August 2017, Economics Letters, volume 157, p. 62 - 66

Can Institutional Reform Reduce Job Destruction and Unemployment Duration? Yes It Can, with E. Perez, January 2015, Empirical Economics, 49(3), 961-983

Offshoring and Income Risk: An Empirical Investigation, with J. Hogrefe, May 2015, Empirical Economics, 50(3), 1045-1063

Labor Market Risk in Germany, R & R