After completing her PhD in Behavioral Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam, Yu worked as a post-doc researcher at Politecnico di Milano from 2016 to 2018 and is now Assistant Professor at Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing.
She holds an MSc in Economics from Tinbergen Institute at University of Amsterdam. Yu loves experiments, both laboratory and field. She is interested in applying her knowledge in human decision making to public policy.
Within COBHAM, she worked on understanding people’s energy consumption using behavioral tools and behavioral interventions to help people make better decisions.
She is a runner and tries to run (half) marathons in a lot of places in the world.