Haizhen Yang arrived at Stanford in December 2013 as a Visiting Scholar for three months. She is engaging in research on the issues of a sustainable financial system and competiveness.
She is a Professor of international Economics and Finance in the Management School of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. She is a member of the Academic Board of the Chinese Institute of Certified Financial Planners and of the Finance Policy Committee of the China National Democratic Construction Association.
Her current research fields include international capital movement and financial stability, economic analysis and forecasting, banking crises identification and early warning, investment analysis and portfolio management.