MBA Forum: Interpretation of Sino-US Trade Disputes (Beijing)
Time: Nov.16 (Sat.) 13:00-18:00
Venue: Peking University
13:30-18:00 "Interpretation of Sino-US Trade Disputes", by Prof. Yang Yao, Dean and Professor, National School of Development at Peking University
Theme: Interpretation of Sino-US Trade Disputes / 解读中美贸易纠纷
Prof. Yang Yao
Cheung-Kong Scholar and Boya Chair Professor
Dean, National School of Development
Executive Dean, Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development
Director, China Center for Economic Research
Yang Yao is a professor at the China Center for Economic Research (CCER) and the National School of Development (NSD), Peking University. He currently serves as the director of CCER and the dean of NSD. He is a member of the China Finance 40 Forum. His research interests include economic transition and development in China. He has published more than hundred research papers in international and domestic journals as well as several books on institutional economics and economic development in China. He is also a prolific writer for magazines and newspapers, including the Financial Times and the Project Syndicate.
Prof. Yao was awarded the 2008 and 2014 Sun Yefang Award in Economic Science, the 2008 and 2010 Pu Shan Award in International Economics and the 2008 Zhang Peigang Award in Development Economics, and was named the Best Teacher by the Peking University Student Union in 2006.
Prof. Yao obtained a BS in geography in 1986 and an MS in economics in 1989, both from Peking University, and his PhD in development economics from the department of agricultural and applied economics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 1996.
BiMBA at Peking University, established in 1998 by Prof. Justin Yifu Lin (former Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of the World Bank) and his colleagues, is the first Sino-foreign MBA programme in Beijing approved by the Chinese government. It is a joint educational venture between the National School of Development (NSD) at Peking University and its global partners. BiMBA now operates two joint MBA programmes: PKU - UCL MBA Programme and PKU - Vlerick MBA Programme.
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