Yu is Assistant Professor in Economics in the Business School and the Health Economics Research Unit, and a Research Affiliate at the Institute of Labour Economics, Germany. Yu completed her MSc and PhD in Economics at the University of Warwick. She is an applied micro-econometrician working in the fields of labour and health economics. She is currently investigating the effects of (i) English language skills on education, health and fertility of immigrants in the UK, (ii) English language skills on economic and residential segregations, and (iii) education on youth crime.
Main Fields: Labour Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Education
Secondary Fields: Applied Econometrics, Economics of Crime
BU5025 Quantitative Methods (postgraduate)
BU5570 Topics in Health Economics and Econometrics (postgraduate)
BU5569 Economics of the Health Workforce (postgraduate)
EC3524 Health Economics (undergraduate)
Seminar organiser in Economics