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Dr. Wenjuan Chen


Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin


by appointment


Curriculum Vitae


Oct. 2013 Ph.D. in Economics (Dr. rer. pol.) at Freie Universität Berlin
(Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dieter Nautz, Prof. Helmut Lütkepohl)
Jul. 2007 Master in Economics at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
(Thesis supervisor: Prof. Harald Uhlig)
Jul. 2003 Bachelor in International Economics at Fudan University


Work Experience

Oct. 2015 – May 2018 Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Chair of Econometrics, Freie Universität Berlin

Oct. 2014 – Sept. 2015 Hilda Geiringer Postdoc in CRC 649

Collaborative research Center 649, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Oct. 2013 – Sept. 2014

Parental leave

Oct. 2010 – Sept. 2013 Teaching and Research Assistant

Chair of Econometrics, Freie Universität Berlin

Jun. 2012 – Sept. 2012

Visiting Researcher

Research Center of Deutsche Bundesbank

Feb. 2008 – Dec. 2009 Research Assistant

Chair of Macroeconomics, Technische Universität Berlin

Fields of Interest

  • Applied Econometrics
  • Financial Markets
  • Monetary Policy


  • Chen, W., Netsunajev, A.: On the Long-run Neutrality of Demand Shocks, Economics Letters, Volume 139, February 2016, Pages 57–60. link
  • Velinov, A., Chen, W.: Do Stock Prices Reflect Their Fundamentals? New Evidence in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis, Journal of Economics and Business, Volume 80, July-August 2015, Pages 1-20. link
  • Bettendorf. T., Chen, W.: Are there bubbles in the Sterling-dollar exchange rate? New evidence from sequential ADF tests, Economics Letters, Volume 120, Issue 2, August 2013, Pages 350–353. link

Working Paper

  • Chen, W., Nautz, D.: The Information Content of Monetary Statistics for the Great Recession: Evidence from Germany. SFB 649 Discussion Paper 2015-027. PDF
  • Lee, T.M., Chen, W.: Is There an Asymmetric Impact of Housing on Output? SFB 649 Discussion Paper 2015-020 PDF

Conference Presentations

  • International Association of Applied Econometrics in Sapporo, Japan
  • 9th Nordic econometric Meeting in Tartu, Estonia
  • The 3rd Conference of Society of Economic Measurement in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • European Economic Association Congress Annual Conference in Mannheim, Germany
  •  Annual Conference of Verein für Sozialpolitik in Düsseldorf, Germany


  •  Interdisciplinary Workshop on Econometric and Statistical Modelling of Multivariate Time Series at Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
  •  DIW Macroeconometric Workshop in Berlin, Germany
  • The 19th Forecasting Financial Market Conference in Marseille, France

Teaching expierence

  • Univariate Time Series (Master Level)
    Summer semester 2017
  • Econometric Method (Master Level)

    Winter semester 2016/17, Winter semester 2015/16, Winter semester 2013/14, and Winter semester 2012/13

  • Macroeconometrics (Bachelor Level)
    Summer semester 2009
Forschungsschwerpunkt Statistik und Ökonometrie
Graduate Center of DIW Berlin