The School of Economics and Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic Policy (GEP) invite you to attend the World Economy Annual China Lecture 2015 by Michael Song, Chinese University of Hong Kong on November 6th, starts from 18:15.
About the speaker
Zheng (Michael) Song is a professor at the department of economics, Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), the director of Centre on Chinese Economy at CUHK and a special-term professor at the School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University. Before joining CUHK, he was an associate professor of economics at Chicago Booth. Professor Song sits on the editorial board of Journal of European Economic Association and China Economic Review and he is an executive board member of the Association for Comparative Economic Studies. His research focuses on Chinese economy and macroeconomics. His papers appear on leading academic journals including American Economic Review and Econometrica. In 2013, he won Sunyefang Economic Science Award, the highest economics award in China. Professor Song received PhD from the Institute of International Economic Studies at Stockholm University.