Dr Yao Yao

Dr Yao Yao

Social Sciences
Lecturer in Economics (Teaching Focused)
Director of Taught Postgraduate Programmes
Director of Taught Postgraduate Programmes

Contact details

Address
Birmingham Business School
Department of Economics
University House
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

Recent publications

Article

Ma, Y, Yao, Y, Yang, J, He, X, Ding, Y, Zhang, P, Zhang, J, Wang, G, Xie, C, Luo, W, Zhang, J, Zheng, L, Chai, Z, Zhao, Y & Zhang, Z 2018, 'Trophic transfer and transformation of CeO2 nanoparticles along a terrestrial food chain: influence of exposure routes', Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 52, no. 14, pp. 7921-7927. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b00596

Kuang, P & Yao, Y 2017, 'Are Rational Explosive Solutions Learnable?', Economics Letters, vol. 157, pp. 62-66. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2017.05.038

Hogrefe, J & Yao, Y 2016, 'Offshoring and labor Income Risk: An Empirical Investigation', Empirical Economics, vol. 50, pp. 1045-1063. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00181-015-0966-3

PĂ©rez, E & Yao, Y 2015, 'Can Institutional Reform Reduce Job Destruction and Unemployment Duration? Yes It Can', Empirical Economics, vol. 49, pp. 961-983. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00181-014-0898-3

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