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Liuyu Yang

Mr Liuyu Yang

Graduate Tutor

School of Geography and Planning


Liuyu is a PhD candidate in Economics at the Cardiff Business School, with the support of the Julian Hodge Bank. His research is primarily in Macroeconomics, with a keen interest in the Open Economy and News Shocks. His thesis explores how news shocks influence the fluctuations of China's exchange rate. In addition to his research endeavours, Liuyu has amassed considerable teaching experience, having conducted numerous tutorials across a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Cardiff Business School. Liuyu also shows interest in finance, having passed the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 2 in 2022.


 Research Interests

  • DSGE modelling
  • Open Economy
  • Indirect Inference



Teaching Affliliation

  • HEA Associate Fellowship (AFHEA)

Teaching Assistant

  • MSc Quantitative Methods - 2023, 2019
  • BSc Macroeconomic Analysis (Year 3) - 2023
  • BSc Macroeconomics (Year 1) - 2023
  • MSc Principles of Finance - 2022
  • MSc International Banking - 2020, 2019
  • MSc Pre-sessional Mathematics - 2019


Honours and awards

2023 - HEA Associate Fellowship (AFHEA)

2022 - Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Passed Level 2 

2018 - 2022 Julian Hodge scholarship


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