Yuanyuan Ma is an Associate Professor at Wenlan School of Business, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, and Visiting Research Fellow at The Irish Longitudinal Study on Aging (TILDA), Trinity College Dublin. Prior to this, she worked as Teaching Fellow at School of Economics and Geary Institute, University College Dublin. She holds a PhD in Economics from University College Dublin, a Msc in Economics from Wuhan University, a BSc in Economics and a BA in International Relations from Wuhan University. She is also an affiliated Research fellow in the Center for Social Security Studies, Wuhan University.
Her fields of research are in Labor Economics, Health Economics, Development Economics and Applied Microeconometrics.
She joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in 2013.