Yuanyuan  (Catherine) Chen


Division of Finance and Economics

Faculty of Finance and Economics






Yuanyuan (Catherine) Chen_______________________

Catherine Chen is currently an assistant professor 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


Marshall University,

One John Marshall Drive,

Division of Finance & Economics,

Corbly Hall 262,

Huntington, WV  25755-2320



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Curriculum Vitae(PDF)



Links and Skills









          Refereed Publications

           On Progress

           Conference Presentations

“A Hybrid Perturbation-Projection Method for Solving Asset Pricing DSGE Model” (with S.J. Fowler)

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

“A Prior Predictive Analysis of the Effects of Loss Aversion/Narrow Framing in a Macroeconomic Model for Asset Pricing

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

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

“Measuring Financial Intermediation Shocks via Asset Pricing Theory”

·         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


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

·         Stuart J. Fowler

·         Edgar A. Ghossoub

·         Duane B. Graddy

·         Lars Peter Hansen

·         Ghassem Homaifar

·         Mark F. Owens

·         Kevin Zhao

·         Joachim Zietz

Other Interesting Links

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

·         Check Marshall Email: Marshall Outlook

·         Search Tools: Google, Bing, Weather, Wiki







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