Jenny Lin

Data Scientist, Yelp, Inc

Jenny X. Lin is currently a Data Scientist at Yelp, Inc. Previously, she was an Assistant Professor of Economics at Oregon State University. She received a Ph.D in Economics from the University of Michigan in 2014, specializing in international trade theory. During that time, she worked on multiple projects with the International Monetary Fund, as both an independent researcher and intern, investigating credit booms and financial inclusion. Her research interests are in international trade composition, time series modeling of exchange rate pass-through and machine learning predictive models of marketplace interactions.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey