Dr. Zhang's research interests include Behavioral Economics, Applied Econometrics, Experimental Economics, Food Safety and Policy, Environmental Economics, Nutrition and Health, Development Economics, International Economics, and Neuroeconomics.
education and training
- Ph.D. in Economics, Texas A&M University - (College Station, Texas, United States) 2010
- Ph.D. in Biology, Duke University - (Durham, North Carolina, United States) 2004
- Cert. in Ecology, Duke University - (Durham, North Carolina, United States) 2004
- B.S. in Biology, Peking University - (Beijing, Beijing, China) 1998
- Yang, X., Zhang, Y. u., & Li, Q. i (2021). The role of price spillovers: what is different in China. Empirical Economics. 60(1), 459-485.
- Yi, F., Zhou, M., & Zhang, Y. Y (2020). Value of Incorporating ENSO Forecast in Crop Insurance Programs. American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 102(2), 439-457.
- Yi, F., Ye, H., Wu, X., Zhang, Y. Y., & Jiang, F (2020). Self-aggravation effect of air pollution: Evidence from residential electricity consumption in China. Energy Economics. 86, 104684-104684.
- Wu, X., & Zhang, Y. Y (2020). A local maximum likelihood model of crop yield distributions. Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie. 68(1), 117-125.
- Cai, Z., Li, Y., & Zhang, Y. Y (2020). A network-based approach to examine the impact of within-city industry agglomeration on total factor productivity. Quality Technology & Quantitative Management. (6), 738-746.
- Baltagi, B. H., Sun, Y., Zhang, Y. Y., & Li, Q. i. (2015). Nonparametric Panel Data Regression Models. Baltagi, B. H. (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Panel Data. Oxford University Press.
- Yvette Zhang, Y. u., Li, Q. i., & Li, D. (2011). Recent Developments in Semiparametric and Nonparametric Estimation of Panel Data Models with Incomplete Information: A Selected Review. ADVANCES ECOOMETRICS, VOL 15, 2000. Advances in Econometrics. 41-62. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
recent teaching activities
Texas A&M University; Agricultural Economics; 2124 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-2124