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Menghan Yuan

Research Fellow and Postdoctoral Researcher, Climate Econometrics

Menghan is working as a postdoctoral researcher at the Climate Econometrics research group at Nuffield College, University of Oxford.

Her research focuses on climate process modeling using econometric tools and inferences on economic consequences of climate change. Speciaifcally, she works on impacts of climate change on aggregate economy, crop yields, human health, and financial asset pricing. 

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Leirvik, T. and Yuan, M. (2021). “A Machine Learning Technique for Spatial Interpolation of SolarRadiation Observations”. Earth and Space Science. DOI: 10.1029/2020EA001527

Yuan, M., Leirvik, T. , and Wild, M. (2021). “Global trends in downward surface solar radiation from spatial interpolated ground observations during 1961-2019”. Journal of Climate, pp. 9501–9521. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-21-0165.1.2

Yuan, M., Leirvik, T., Storelvmo, T., Alterskjær, K., Phillips, P., and Smith, C. (2022). "High-sensitivity Earth System Models Most Consistent with Observations", revision and resubmit to Journal of Climate. LINK to Paper.

Yuan, M., Leirvik, T., and Karabiyik, H.  "Interactive Effects of Temperature and Precipitation on Global Economic Growth". Working Paper. LINK to Paper

Yuan, M., "Heterogeneity in the Effects of Climate Change on Soybean Yields". Working Paper. LINK to Paper