Han, Xiaoyi

Associate Professor

Ph.D in Economics, The Ohio State University




Office Hours:Tuesday, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Biography Research Papers Research Projects

Academic Position

Associate Professor at Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), Xiamen University, November 2017-now

Assistant Professor at Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), Xiamen University, September 2014- November 2017

Ph.D. in Economics, The Ohio State University, May 2014
M.A. in Economics, The Ohio State University, December 2009
B.A. in Economics, Zhejiang University, June 2008

Research Interest
Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics and Urban & Regional Economics

Econometrics, Principle of Economics


8. Xiaoyi Han, Lung-fei Lee and Xingbai Xu* (2020), Large Sample Properties of Bayesian Estimation of Spatial Econometric Models, Econometric Theory, forthcoming.

7. Yanli Zhu, Xiaoyi Han* and Ying Chen (2020), Bayesian Estimation and Model Selection of Threshold Spatial Durbin Model,  Economics Letters, Vol 188, 108956

6. Xiaoyi Han, Chih-Sheng Hsieh* and Stanley I.M. Ko (2019), Spatial Modeling Approach for Dynamic Network Formation and Interactions, forthcoming, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics.

5. Jianan Li and Xiaoyi Han* (2019), Bayesian Lassos for Spatial Durbin Error Model with Smoothness Prior: Application to Detect Spillovers of China's Treaty Ports, Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol 77, 38-74.

4. Xiaoyi Han*, Chih-sheng Hsieh and Lung-fei Lee (2017), Estimation and Model selection of Higher-order Spatial Autoregressive Model: An Efficient Bayesian Approach,  Regional Science and Urban Economics,Vol 63, 97-120.

3. Xiaoyi Han and Lung-fei Lee* (2016), Bayesian Analysis of Spatial Panel Autoregressive Models with Time-varying Endogenous Spatial Weight Matrices, Common Factors and Random Coefficients,Journal of Business & Economic Statistics,  Vol 34(4),  642-660. 

2. Xiaoyi Han* and Lung-fei Lee (2013), Bayesian Estimation and Model Selection for Spatial Durbin Error Model with Finite Distributed Lags, Regional Science and Urban Economics,  Vol 43(5),  816–837.

1. Xiaoyi Han* and Lung-fei Lee (2013), Model Selection using J-test for the Spatial Autoregressive Model vs. the Matrix Exponential Spatial Model, Regional Science and Urban Economics,  Vol 43(2),  250–271.


3. ``Hierarchical Spatial Autoregressive Model with Multi-level Endogenous Decision,'' National Natural Science Foundation of China (No.71973113), Principal investigator, 2020.01-2023.12.

2. ``A Higher-order Spatial Panel Models with Common Factors: Bayesian Estimation, model Selection and Application,'' National Natural Science Foundation of China (No.71501163), RMB 174000,  Principal investigator, 2016.01-2018.12

1. ``A Panel Matrix Exponential Spatial Specification Model: Bayesian estimation, model selection and application,'' the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (20720151144) to Xiamen University, RMB 30000, Principal investigator, 2015.09-2019.07.