Yuanyuan (Catherine) Chen


Division of Finance and Economics

Faculty of Finance and Economics


Yuanyuan (Catherine) Chen_______________________


Yuanyuan (Catherine) Chen is currently an assistant professor and a quantitative economist in the College of Business of Marshall University. She graduated with a Ph.D. degree of economics in 2012 and a M.A of economics in 2009 from Middle Tennessee State University. Prior to this, she achieved a Bachelor of Economics from Wuhan University in 2006.


Contact Information


  Phone: (304)696-2827

  Fax: (304)696-3662

  Email: chenyu@marshall.edu

  Homepage: http://webpages.marshall.edu/~chenyu/

  Teaching Website:  http://catherinecheneconomicwebsite.weebly.com/




  Marshall University,

  One John Marshall Drive,

  Division of Finance & Economics,

  Corbly Hall 254,

  Huntington, WV  25755-2320




Home Page

Curriculum Vitae(PDF)



Links and Skills























   Refereed Publications


   In Progress


   Conference Presentations

v   Western Economic Association International 92nd Annual Conference, San Diego, June 25-29, 2017

v   Southern Economic Association 86st Annual Meetings, Washington DC, Nov 19-21, 2016

v  Southern Economic Association 81st Annual Meetings, Tampa, FL, Nov 23-25, 2013

v  The Annual American Economic Association meeting, Hyatt Regency, Chicago IL, January 6-8, 2012

v   Southern Economic Association 81st Annual Meetings, Washington DC, Nov 19-21,2011

v  Symposium Examine the Causes, Effects, & Consequences of the Financial Crisis, Jacksonville State University, Montgomery AL, September, 2009




   Teaching Experience (up to date)


      Marshall University


      Middle Tennessee State University


Fellowships, Scholarships AND Awards


·         Quinlan Endowment Fund, Marshall University

·         AACSB Accreditation Research award, College of Business, Marshall University

·         Summer Research Award, Marshall University


January, 2016


Summer, 2014

·         Award Winner in the University-Wide Scholars Week,  Middle Tennessee State University


·         Full Graduate Assistantship for PhD, Middle Tennessee State University


·         University Scholarship for College Studies, Wuhan University


·         Excellent Student Award at University Level, Wuhan University


·         Third Prize Winner of 2004 National English Contest for College Students, P.R.China


·         First Prize Winner of Good Essays of No.12 annual session for Science and Management Research Union of Hubei Universities

Oct, 2003



Links and Skills


   Econ Media Links

·          Catherine Chen’s Economic Website

·          Greg Mankiw’s Blog

·          Paul Krugman

·          Economist

·          Bloomberg

·          Wall Street Journal

   Econ Faculty Links

·         Charles L. Baum II

·         Michael Newsome

·         Stuart J. Fowler

·         Edgar A. Ghossoub

·         Duane B. Graddy

·         Lars Peter Hansen

·         Ghassem Homaifar

·         Mark F. Owens

·         Kevin Zhao

   Other Interesting Links


     Some links make my life easier. Hopefully they will do the same for you. 

·         Marshall Email: Marshall Outlook

·         Search Tools: Google, Bing, Weather, Wiki






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