Yin Germaschewski

Phone: (603) 862-3369
Office: Economics, Paul College Rm 322, Durham, NH 03824
Yin Germaschewski

Yin Germaschewski is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of New Hampshire. Majority of her work focuses on the analysis of optimal monetary and fiscal policies in emerging market economies. She has done extensive research on proposing various financing options for infrastructure investment in developing countries that are critical for further economic development. Her current research studies the main driving forces of house price dynamics in emerging markets, and the optimal policy responses to rapidly rising house prices that reduce housing affordability in these countries.


  • Ph.D., Economics, Indiana University
  • M.A., Economics, Indiana University
  • M.A., Economics, University of New Hampshire
  • B.A., Economics, Wuhan University

Research Interests

  • International Economics
  • Macroeconometrics
  • Monetary/Fiscal Policy
  • Open Economy Macroeconomics

Courses Taught

  • ECON 401: Principles of Economics Macro
  • ECON 401H: Honors/Prin of Economics Macro
  • ECON 402: Principles of Economics Micro
  • ECON 645: International Economics
  • ECON 928: Econometrics III

Selected Publications

Germaschewski, Y., Horvath, J., & Rubini, L. (2021). Property rights, expropriations, and business cycles in China. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 125, 104100. doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2021.104100

Germaschewski, Y., & Wang, S. -L. (2021). Distributional effects of nonresident investors on the housing market and welfare. REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS. doi:10.1111/roie.12544

Germaschewski, Y. (2020). Stabilization policy, infrastructure investment, and welfare in a small open economy. ECONOMIC MODELLING, 84, 322-339. doi:10.1016/j.econmod.2019.04.023

Germaschewski, Y. (2016). Getting help from abroad: The macroeconomics of foreign direct investment in infrastructure in low-income countries. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS-REVUE CANADIENNE D ECONOMIQUE, 49(4), 1502-1535. doi:10.1111/caje.12242

Germaschewski, Y. (2013). Reserve financing and government infrastructure investment: An application to China. JOURNAL OF POLICY MODELING, 35(6), 992-1013. doi:10.1016/j.jpolmod.2013.07.001

Germaschewski, Y. (n.d.). House Price, Credit Supply, and Government Policy in China. Canadian Journal of Economics.

Most Cited Publications