Faculty
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Prof. YAN Jin
Assistant Professor
Tel: (852) 3943-8001
Email: jyan@cuhk.edu.hk
Office Location: Room 903, Esther Lee Building
Home Page: https://sites.google.com/site/yanjin2011/
Education

BS (Zhejiang University)
MA (Peking University)
Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin - Madison)

Research Interest

Econometric Theory
Discrete Choice Models
Semiparametric Estimation

Biography

Prof. Yan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She got her Ph.D. degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2013. Her research interests are Econometric Theory and Applied Econometrics.

Research

  • A Smoothed Maximum Score Estimator for Multinomial Discrete Choice Models
  • Semiparametric Estimation of Multinomial Discrete Choice Models with Endogenous Regressors
  • The Seemingly Unreliability of Rank-Ordered Data as a Consequence of Model Misspecification, with Hong Il Yoo
  • Semiparametric Estimation of the Random Utility Model with Rank-Ordered Choice Data, with Hong Il Yoo
  • School-to-Work and Back Again, with Mark Borgschulte, Yuci Chen and Xiaoyu Xiao
  • Robust Estimation of Preference with Heteroskedastic and Heterogeneous Ranking Behavior

Awards and Honours

  • Principle Investigator, Hong Kong Research Grant Council General Research Fund, Hong Kong Government (2016-2017)
  • Principle Investigator, Hong Kong Research Grant Council General Research Fund, Hong Kong Government (2014-2016)
  • Co-Investigator, Hong Kong Public Policy Research Funding Scheme (2015-2016)
  • Co-Investigator, Social Science Collaborative Research Fund, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (2015-2017)
  • Anna Morris Ely Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2013)
  • University Housing Honored Instructor Award, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2010)

Courses Taught

2016-2017:
1st Term
ECON3121A: INTRODUCTORY ECONOMETRICS [Course Outline]
ECON3121B: INTRODUCTORY ECONOMETRICS [Course Outline]
2nd Term
ECON2121B: METHODS OF ECONOMIC STATISTICS [Course Outline]