Meilan Yan

Dr Meilan Yan

Lecturer in Finance

Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

+44 (0) 1482 463192

Meilan Yan joined Hull University Business School as a lecturer in finance in September 2015.

Previously, she worked as a lecturer in Quantitative Finance at Wolverhampton Business School.

Meilan was awarded a PhD in Economics from Loughborough University, supervised by Professor Maximillian Hall and Professor Paul Turner, in 2013.



Research Interests

  • Banking Regulation and Supervision
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Risk Management


Meilan Yan & Maximilian J. B. Hall & Paul Turner, 2012. 'A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Basel III: Some Evidence from the UK'. International Review of Financial Analysis, vol 25(6), pages 73-82.

Meilan Yan & Maximilian J. B. Hall & Paul Turner, 2014. 'Estimating Liquidity Risk Using The Exposure-Based Cash-Flow-at-Risk Approach: An Application To the UK Banking Sector'. International Journal of Finance and Economics, vol 19(6), pages 225-238.

Meilan Yan & Dalu Zhang & Maximilian J. B. Hall & Paul Turner, 2017. 'How Liquid are UK Banks?' Journal of Banking Regulation, vol 18(2), pages 163–179.



Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • International Finance (level 6)
  • Risk Management (level 6)
  • International Banking (level 7)

Research PhDs

Meilan's research areas of interest for supervision include banking regulation and supervision, behaviour finance, corporate finance, and financial markets.

Current PhD supervisions

  • Nkem Nwadike (joint supervision)


Teaching awards and accolades

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • MSc (Econ) (Loughborough)
  • PhD (Econ) (Loughborough)

External roles

Reviewer for the following journals

  • Journal of Banking and Finance
  • International Review of Financial Analysis
  • Journal of Financial Stability