Dr. Yang Hu has been invited to join the School of Management’s adjunct faculty to teach Real Estate Finance–one of the core requirements in Mason’s Master of Science in Real Estate Development. Hu comes to us from the Federal National Mortgage Corporation (Fannie Mae) where he is Director of Economics. In this role he provides and directs mortgage forecasts and analyses, which includes generating macroeconomic forecasts for use by downstream FP&A business units.
Prior to joining Fannie Mae, Hu was an executive director at CitiResidential (a subsidiary of Citigroup) where he developed mortgage behavioral models. Dr. Hu received his B.A. from UCLA and his Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Irvine.