Assistant Professor of Economics
Pettengill Hall, Room 264
Julieta Yung joined Bates College as an Assistant Professor of Economics in 2017. Prior to Bates, she worked as a Research Economist in the International group of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Her primary research fields are macro-finance, international economics, and asset pricing, with a focus on modeling yield curves, global networks, and exchange rates. Originally from Argentina, she holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Notre Dame.
Professor Yung’s teaching interests include macroeconomics, international finance, and monetary policy. In particular, her agenda focuses on understanding the drivers behind fluctuations in asset prices, how financial assets are interconnected, the transmission of shocks throughout the macroeconomy, and the role of monetary policy in an international context.
Ph.D. in Economics, University of Notre Dame
M.A. in Economics, University of Notre Dame
B.A. in Economics, Delaware State University
Fields of interest:
Financial Economics, International Economics, and Asset Pricing, with a focus on Term Structure Models, Global Networks, and Exchange Rates.