The Peking University BiMBA Business School is very delighted to welcome you to the lecture on Sino-US Trade Disputes by Prof. Yang Yao, one of the most prominent economists in China. Follow the best minds in China and foster your business skills with our MBA programme!

Lecturer: Prof. Yang Yao, Dean and Professor, National School of Development, Peking University

Language: English

Time: 2019-11-16 (Sat.) | 14:00 - 17:00

Venue: Day Day Up (22nd Floor, Office Building C, Sanlitun SOHO)

Fee: Free Admission

Register: https://www.wjx.cn/jq/48437280.aspx


13:30-14:00 Registration

14:00-14:10 Opening

14:10-14:30 NSD BiMBA MBA 2020 Info Session

14:30-16:00 Lecture: Interpretation of Sino-US Trade Disputes

16:00-17:00 Networking

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  • Yang Yao (Dean at National School of Development)

    Yang Yao

    Dean at National School of Development

    -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, Peking University

    Yang Yao is a Cheung-Kong Scholar and Boya Chair 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, the dean of NSD, the executive dean of the ISSCAD, and the editor of CCER’s house journal China Economic Quarterly. He is a member of China Economist 50 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.

    Dr. 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 PKU Student Union in 2006 and the Best Advisor by the PKU Graduate Students Union in 2017.

    Dr 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.

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Day Day Up

22nd Floor, Office Building C, Sanlitun SOHO, Chaoyang District
Beijing, China

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