Dr. Lanlan Chu

Assistant Professor of Economics

B.B.A., Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications
M.A., Nankai University
Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Dr. Lanlan Chu joined Buena Vista University in 2017. She earned her Ph.D. in Economics from Texas Tech University. Her teaching philosophy is to maximize students’ engagement by integrating real-world scenarios and utilizing a variety of active learning strategies. Her international background also allows her to bring broader economic perspectives to the class. Dr. Chu is conducting research in industrial organization, energy and health economics. Her work has been presented at Midwest Economics Association, Southern Economics Association, and Missouri Valley Economic Association conferences and published in the Journal of Energy Economics.




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