​Shao, Yuchen


Shao, Yuchen     

Tel: 025-83621383     

Email: shaoyc @nju.edu.cn     

Assistant Professor, Department of International Economics and Trade    


Yuchen Shao is currently an assistant professor in the Nanjing University Business School. The fields of specialization of her recent research are International Trade, Intellectual Property Rights and Economic Development. Her work focuses on the dynamics of technological change in trade and foreign direct investment, as well as the effects of imperfect intellectual property rights protection in developing countries. She is also interested in innovation and patent reform in China. Her research has been published in the World Economy.    

Shao received a bachelor's degree in Economics from Tsinghua University in Spring 2008, a master's degree in Economics from the University of Colorado at Boulder in Fall 2009, and a doctor's degree in Economics from the University of Colorado at Boulder in Spring 2014. Before joining NJBS, she worked part-time as the Instructor of Record at the University of Colorado at Boulder (2010-2013).   

Research fields

1. International Economics   

2. Development Economics   

3. Intellectual Property Protection   

Teaching fields

1. Math Tools for Economics   

2. Principles of Economics   

3. Intermediate Macroeconomics   

4. Development Economics   

5. Empirical International Trade and Finance