Yihui Lan

Ms, BEng HUST (China), MBA PhD W.Aust., Dr.

  • The University of Western Australia (M250), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Yihui Lan is currently a Senior Lecturer in finance at the Accounting and Finance discipline of the UWA Business School. She obtained her MBA degree and PhD degree in international finance, both from UWA. Her main research interests are international finance, empirical asset pricing, commodity economics, and financial econometrics. She has published in journals such as Accounting and Finance, Journal of International Money and Finance, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, Applied Economics, Empirical Economics and The Energy Journal.

Previous positions

Research Fellow, Economics discipline, UWA.
Lecturer, Financial Studies discipline, UWA

Current projects

Hedging climate risk exposure across the supply chain, with Chloe Ho (UWA), Australia.

Measuring business cycles, with Kenneth Clements (UWA) and Grace Gao (Victorian Treasury), Australia.

Australian PhDs in economics and finance, with Kenneth Clements and Zong Chai (UWA), Australia.

Disclosure in reward crowdfunding, with George Shan (UWA) and Alex Zhang (Edith Cowan), Australia.

Natural gas price dynamics, with Peter R. Hartley (Rice University), USA.

Teaching overview

FINA2205 Quantitative Methods for Finance
FINA2204 Derivatives Markets and Products
FINA5521 Quantitative Methods in Finance
FINA5432 Finance Essentials


International finance
Empirical asset pricing
Commodity price modelling
Financial econometrics

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Industry keywords

  • Energy

Research expertise keywords

  • Empirical asset pricing
  • Exchange-rate economics
  • International Finance
  • Commodity Markets


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