Crystal Yang is an Olin Fellow and Instructor in Law at the University of Chicago Law School.
Crystal received a J.D. from Harvard Law School magna cum laude in 2013, where she was a John M. Olin and Terence M. Considine Fellow, and recipient of the John M. Olin Prize. Crystal also received her Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 2013 and was a recipient of a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. She earned an A.B. in economics summa cum laude and A.M. in statistics from Harvard University in 2008.
Crystal's teaching and research interests center around empirical law and economics, particularly in the areas of criminal law and procedure and consumer bankruptcy.