Professor Yanqin Fan is the Castor Professor of Economics at the University of Washington. Previously she was Centennial Professor of Economics and Professor of Mathematics at Vanderbilt University. Her research specialties are nonparametric statistics and econometrics. She serves on the editorial boards of several journals and has publications in leading journals such as Econometrica, Review of Economics Studies, and Journal of Econometrics. She earned her PhD at the University of Western Ontario.
Fan will present research during the Econometrics Workshop on June 4.