ProfileYingying joined IBSS in August 2014 after spending three years and a half as a doctoral researcher at ICMA Centre, University of Reading. Her research area lies in the field of commodity derivatives markets. Prior to joining IBSS, Yingying was an OIES- Saudi Aramco Research Fellow at Oxford Institute for Energy Studies. Yingying has presented at international
finance conferences, e.g., Global Finance Association annual meeting, Financial Management Association annual meeting. She has also co-written a chapter about the application of Kalman Filter in commodity futures modelling, which is collected in the `Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Empirical Finance’. Yingying continues to expand her research areas and explore new, innovative paths that cross different disciplines and in the new emerging markets.