IMBA Open Class- Macroeconomics and Public Policy

Location : Xuhui Campus, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Open Class Topic: Macroeconomics and Public Policy

Lecturer: Professor LU Ming

Time: 8:30am on March.2, 2016

Venue: Xuhui Campus, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Tel: 86-21-52302513

E-mail: askmba@sjtu.edu.cn

Lecturer Background

Professor LU Ming is a distinguished professor, Ph.D. supervisor and director of Center for China Development Studies at the Department of Economics, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Also, he is a member of the Shanghai National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He works as an adjunct professor for Fudan University, Lincoln Studies Center, Peking University, Hitotsubashi University and as an expert consultant for the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank. He got Ph.D. degree in economics at Fudan University in 2001. He once worked as a Fulbright Scholar for Harvard University and NBER and as a visiting scholar at the United Nations University/World Institute for Development Economics Research (WIDER), Helsinki, Finland, Université Paris Sorbone, Queen’s University, Canada, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, Université de Lille 1, Hongkong University of Science and Technology, Université Paris Dauphine, National University of Singapore and Le Centre d'études de l'emploi, France.
 The honors he won included “New Century Talent” awarded by the Ministry of Education, “Shanghai Shuguang Scholar”, “Shanghai Leading Talents” and “Shanghai's Top Ten Youth Economic Figures”.

Course Description

This course starts from China’s administrative system, and analyzes the distortions in the production factor markets, including financial, land and labor markets. China’s demand structure, industrial structure, income distribution, urban-rural and regional development will be studied during the course. We will deeply explain China’s economic policies from its micro-economic foundation.

This course will help the students understand China’s economic growth pattern with the Chinese characteristics. Students will be trained to analyze China’s economic problems and improve their abilities to make or respond to economic policies. Students are required to read the selected research papers on Chinese economy to build up their abilities to do researches on related topics.

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