Jianfeng Yao

TitleAssistant Professor





OfficeMerrick Hall
Room: 109

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Jianfeng Yao


Ph D: Economics, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2013

MA: Economics, Central Michigan University, 2007

BA: Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Nantong University, 2005

Research Interests

Health Economics, Labor Economics, Applied Econometrics and Applied Microeconomics

Recent Publications

Asiseh,  Fafanyo  Yao,  Jianfeng  ( 2016).  'Family Income and Body Mass Index - What Have We Learned from China'.    Health Economics Review.

Yao,  Jianfeng  Basu,  Bharati  ( 2009).  Foreign Direct Investment and Skill Formation in China.  ( 2,  23,  pp. 163-170).   International Economic Journal.

Yao,  Jianfeng  Economic Impacts of Alzheimer├ó€™s Disease . 

Yao,  Jianfeng  Fertility and Family Income and Depression among Females in the U.S.. 

Yao,  Jianfeng  Financial Abuse and Cognitive Impairment among Families with Dementia. . 

Yao,  Jianfeng  Job Mobility and Child Health: Evidence from U.S.. 

Yao,  Jianfeng  Maternal Nonagricultural Employment Type, Maternal Care and Child Health: Policy and Behavior.    Forum for Health Economics & Policy.

Yao,  Jianfeng  Asiseh,  Fafanyo  Household Inequality and Development of Body Mass Index in China .    Journal of Family and Economic Issues.

Asiseh,  Fafanyo  Yao,  Jianfeng  Access to Health Care: The Early Effect of Affordable Care Act for Children with Special Health Care Needs.    Journal of Applied Economics and Health Policy.