Business and Economics

  • Hunter Yan

Weinan (Hunter) Yan

Weinan (Hunter) Yan joined the Business and Economics department at Ursinus College in the Fall 2020. He studied Mathematics and Statistics at the Miami University before moving on to his PhD in Economics at the Rutgers University. Dr. Yan’s research focuses on monetary and fiscal policies, economic crises, and inequality. He is passionate about teaching and enjoys being in the classroom and helping young minds develop an interest in economic reasoning. Dr. Yan’s teaching interests are Macroeconomics and Econometrics. He encourages students to apply economic theories to real-world problems.

Department

Business and Economics

Degrees

  • B.S. Mathematics and Statistics, Miami University
  • Ph.D. Economics, Rutgers University

Teaching

Principles of Macroeconomics

Intermediate Macroeconomics 

Econometrics

Recent Work

Inequality and the Interwar Gold Standard