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School of Economic Sciences | WSU Faculty

Jia Yan

EDUCATION

  • PhD, Economics. University of California, Irvine, 2002
  • MA, Economics, Nankai University, 1997
  • BA, Finance, Shaanxi Institute of Finance and Economics, 1993

FIELDS OF INTEREST

  • Applied Microeconomics, Transportation Economics and Empirical Industrial Organization
  • Applied Econometrics

EMPLOYMENT

TEACHING ASSIGNMENTS

  • Econometrics (Ph.D.)
  • Microeconomics Theory (Ph.D.)

AWARDS

  • Best Paper by a Senior Author (joint with Clifford Winston), Kuhmo Nectar Conference and Summer School on Transportation Economics, 2011.
  • Best Paper Award (joint with Tae Oum and Chunyan Yu), Transportation Research Forum, 2009
  • Silver Medal (Harmful Algae Indexing (HaiDex) System, with John Liu, Samuel Lo, K.C. Ho, and T. L. Yip), International Exhibition of Inventions, New Techniques and Products in Geneva, 2008.
  • Annual Research Award, Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2006
  • Best Doctoral Dissertation Award, Transportation and Public Utility Group of American Economic Association, 2003

SELECTED WORKING PAPERS AND WORKS IN PROGRESS

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS (MY GOOGLE SCHOLAR PAGE)

  • Open Skies: Estimating Travelers’ Benefits From Free Trade in Airline Services (Text;Figures; Tables), with Clifford Winston, May, pp. 370-414, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2015. The published version is here.
  • Book Review for  A Handbook of Transport Economics, edited by André De Palma, Robin Lindsey, Emile Quinet, and Roger Vickerman, Journal of Regional Science, Dec. 2012.

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 CONTACT INFO

E-mail address:
jiay@wsu.edu
Office Location:
Hulbert 301E
Office Phone:
(509) 335-7809

Office Hours:

EconS ??? and
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Tue., 9:00-10:00 am
or by appointment
(schedule appt by email).