Rui Fan

Assistant Professor, Economics

My primary fields of research are Econometric Theory, Applied Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, and Economic Forecasting and Modeling. I am also interested in the study of Empirical Finance and Development Economics.


Ph.D. Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2018.
M.S. Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015.
M.A. Economics, Xiamen University, 2011.
B.A. Economics, Sichuan University, 2008.

Research Focus
  • Econometric Theory
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Economic Forecasting and Modeling
  • Empirical Finance
  • Development Economics