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 Yue Gai

Yue Gai

Research Associate

Cardiff Business School

B48, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU


Dr Yue Gai is a Research Associate in Julian Hodge Institute of Applied Macroeconomics at Cardiff University. Her current research is on the regional UK economy, which conducts macroeconomic modelling, quantitative econometric analysis and model evaluation. She works as a University Teacher at Cardiff Business School and undertakes the teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate. She also has teaching experience as the module leader of "Business Economics".


2020.1-present  Research Associate, Julian Hodge Institute of Applied Macroeconomics, Cardiff University

2018.10-present University Teacher, Cardiff University 

2015.9-2019.6 PhD in Economics, Cardiff University 

2013.9-2015.6 MRes in Economics (Merit), Cardiff University 

2012.9-2013.6 MSc in International Economics Banking and Finance (Distinction), Cardiff University 

Honours and awards

Julian Hodge PhD Scholarship 2013-2017

Professional memberships

Royal Economic Society





Cardiff University

(Undertaking teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate)


-Macroeconomic Theory

-Introductory Econometrics 

-Money Banking & Finance 

-Economic Statistics

Cardiff Metropolitan University (Module leader)

(Responsibility: plan, design and deliver lectures as well as some tutorials)

-Business Economics


Research Interests:

Macroeconomic modelling

Applied Macroeconomics

DSGE Modelling

Policy implication