Young Ahn


Old Campus of Henan University, Kaifeng, Henan

Dongliuzhai Building, 3rd floor


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Ph.D. in Economics, State University of New York at Buffalo, June 2013
M.A. in Economics, State University of New York at Buffalo, February 2013
B.A. in Economics, Yonsei University, August 2006
B.B.A. in Business Administration, Yonsei University, August 2006


Research Interests

  • Applied Econometrics
  • Economic Forecasting
  • Asian Economy
  • Macroeconomics
  • International Economics



  1. Asymmetric loss and the Rationality of Inflation Forecasts: Evidence from South Korea (2017), Pacific Economic Review, forthcoming, DOI: 10.1111/1468-0106.12214

  2. Directional accuracy of urban consumers’ inflation forecasts in China (2018), Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 54(6), 1414-1424, DOI: 10.1080/1540496X.2017.1297933

  3. Directional analysis of consumers’ forecasts of inflation in a small open economy: evidence from South Korea (2016), Applied Economics, 48, 854–864