Siyan Wang

Associate Professor of Economics

Department: Economics
Campus Address: 316A Purnell Hall
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 302-831-1924


  • Ph.D, Economics, University of Southern California, 2001.
  • M.S., Mathematical Statistics, University of Southern California, 2000.
  • M.A., Economics, Graduate School of People's Bank of China, 1996
  • B.A., Financial Institute of China, 1993
  • Curriculum Vitae


  • "A Lag-Augmented Two and Three Stage Least Square Estimator for Structural Dynamic Models" (with Cheng Hsiao),  Econometric Journal, 2007.
  • “Modified Two-Stage Least Squares Estimators for the Estimation of Structural Vector Autoregressive Integrated Process” (with Cheng Hsiao), Journal of Econometrics, Vol.135, pp. 427-463, 2006.
  • "Should China let Her Exchange Rate Float - Experience from Developing Countries" (with Cheng Hsiao) Asia Pacific Journal of Accounting, Vol. 12, No.1, pp.1-18, 2005.
  • "High Interest Rates and Exchange Rate Stabilization in Korea, Malaysia and Thailand - An Empirical Investigation of the Traditional and Revisionist Views" (with R. Dekle and C. Hsiao), Review of International Economics, Vol. 10, p.64-78, 2002.
  • "The Real Effects of Capital Inflows on Emerging Markets" (with R. Dekle and C. Hsiao), Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, Vol. 4, No.2: 165-202, 2001.
  • "Interest Rate Stabilization of Exchange Rates and Contagion in the Asian Crisis Countries" (with R. Dekle and C. Hsiao), in Financial Crisis in Emerging Markets, ed. by Reuven Glick, Ramon Moreno, and Mark M. Spiegel, pp.347-379, 2001.
  • "High Interest Rates Appreciate Exchange Rates During Crisis? The Korea Evidence" (with R. Dekle and C. Hsiao),Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, vol. 63: 359-380, 2001


  • Econometrics
  • International Economics

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