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Operator: 410-543-6000

Yao, Hong

Faculty, Economics and Finance
Perdue Hall (PH) 220
410-543-6327 or ext 36327
hxyaosalisburyedu


Education:
B.A., M.A., Peking Univeristy (China); Ph.D., University of Oregon-Engene


Courses  []

2015 Spring

  • ECON 211-006 MICRO-ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES
    Introduction to the ideas and tools economists use to understand human behavior constrained by scarce resources. Analytical tools introduced include supply and demand analysis, elasticities, models of perfect and imperfect competition. These tools will be used to study topics such as consumer and producer decision making, taxation, environmental quality and health care. Three hours per week. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
  • ECON 211-008 MICRO-ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES
    Introduction to the ideas and tools economists use to understand human behavior constrained by scarce resources. Analytical tools introduced include supply and demand analysis, elasticities, models of perfect and imperfect competition. These tools will be used to study topics such as consumer and producer decision making, taxation, environmental quality and health care. Three hours per week. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
  • ECON 306-001 INTERMEDIATE MICRO-THEORY
    Study of supply and demand relationships under the various market classifications. Major topics include the market forms, the principles of production, costs of production, resource allocation and income distribution with some discussion of welfare economics. Prerequisites: C or better in all of the following: ECON 211, ECON 212, MATH 155, MATH 160 (or 201). Three hours per week.

2015 Fall

  • ECON 211-007 MICRO-ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES
    Introduction to the ideas and tools economists use to understand human behavior constrained by scarce resources. Analytical tools introduced include supply and demand analysis, elasticities, models of perfect and imperfect competition. These tools will be used to study topics such as consumer and producer decision making, taxation, environmental quality and health care. Three hours per week. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
  • ECON 211-008 MICRO-ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES
    Introduction to the ideas and tools economists use to understand human behavior constrained by scarce resources. Analytical tools introduced include supply and demand analysis, elasticities, models of perfect and imperfect competition. These tools will be used to study topics such as consumer and producer decision making, taxation, environmental quality and health care. Three hours per week. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
  • ECON 381-001 LABOR ECONOMICS
    Examination of factors which influence the number of job seekers and the number of jobs in the aggregate, and the efficiency with which the economic system utilizes its labor resources. Topics include individual decision-making with regard to education, job search strategy and hours of work as well as government policies affecting labor compensation, welfare and the right to bargain collectively. Prerequisites: C or better in all of the following: ECON 211, ECON 212, MATH 155, MATH 160 (or 201). Three hours per week.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Decker, W. H., Calo, T. J., Weer, C. H., & Yao, H. 
(2013). 
Senior management aspirations in China and the U.S.: Effects of gender and cultural values. 
Journal of International Management Studies, 
13(3), 
107. 
Wu, Y. & Yao, H. 
(2012). 
Economic Openness & Income Inequality: Chinese Provincial Evidence in the 1990s. 
China Economic Policy Review, 
1(2), 
1-21. 
Chambers, D. L., Wu, Y., & Yao, H. 
(2008). 
The impact of past growth on poverty in Chinese provinces. (Named one of the Journal of Asian Economics' "Top 25 Hottest Articles" in the category of economics, econometrics and finance). 
Journal of Asian Economics, 
19(4), 
348-357. 
Chambers, D., Wu, Y., & Yao, H. 
(2007). 
A Tale of Two Provinces: How Growth Can Help or Hinder Equality in China? 
International Research Journal of Finance & Economics, 
12, 
214-219. 
Wu, Y. & Yao, H. 
(2007). 
Labor Leasing, Direct Hiring, & Efficiency Wages. 
International Journal of Applied Economics, 
4(2), 
46-61. 
Wu, Y. & Yao, H. 
(2006). 
Entrepreneurs & Professionals: Their Relative Supplies & Returns - A Perspective from Economic Growth. 
International Journal of Applied Economics, 
3(2), 
21-39. 

Presentations

Wu, Y., & Yao, H. (2014). Macroeconomic expansions and derailment from poverty reduction: Chinese provincial evidence in the 1990s Presented at the Hong Kong Economic Organization, Jinan, China.
Wu, Y., & Yao, H. (2014). State ownership, the pattern of economic growth, and the Kuznets Curve -A tale of China Presented at The 13th International Business and Economic Conference, Tianjin, China.

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