Fang Yao

Central Banking Analytics


Fang is a Senior Analyst in the Central Banking Analytics team in the Economics Department. Fang Yao joined the RBNZ in 2013 and has worked at monetary policy research team and macro-prudential policy analysis team. Prior to joining the RBNZ, he obtained his PhD in economics from Humboldt University Berlin. Fang has also been a research visitor at the German Bundesbank, and Federal Reserve Banks of New York and Richmond.

Current research interests:

  • Housing market and macroprudential policy
  • Machine learning and big-data analysis

Recent publications: