Finance University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School
Statistics Yale University
Probability & Statistics University of Science and Technology of China
Asset Pricing, Behavioral Finance, Macro Finance
Jianfeng Yu is a Professor in Finance at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. He also holds Piper Jaffray Professorship in Finance. He conducts both theoretical and empirical research on behavioral finance and macro finance. His research is published in academic journals such as American Economic Review, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Monetary Economics, Management Science, Review of Economic Dynamics, and Review of Financial Studies. Yu holds a B.Sci. in Probability and Statistics from University of Science and Technology of China, an M.A. in Statistics from Yale University, and a Ph.D. in Finance from University of Pennsylvania.
Asset pricing in RBC models, asset pricing with frictions, behavioral asset pricing, contracts, and international markets