The Institute of New Structural Economics at Peking University (INSE) held the third annual conference of Global Research Consortium on Economic Structural Transformation (GReCEST) on November 7 and 8, 2019.
The Institute of New Structural Economics at Peking University (INSE) hosted the Fifth Symposium (Winter Camp) on New Structural Economics (NSE) from December 15 to 18, 2019 in Beijing. Inaugurated in 2015, the annual symposium demonstrates the theoretical framework, latest research and database construction outcome, and future research prospects of NSE. This 5th edition of the symposium brings together well-known economists and young researchers at home and abroad to discuss issues related to NSE to deepen NSE research.
The 7th International Workshop on NSE held during December 12-15 has successfully concluded. This Workshop, hosted by the Institute of New Structural Economics (INSE) at Peking University, was on the theme of Experiences of Economic Transition in the Past 40 Years in the World.
On June 18, 2021, building on the world’s first database on public development banks and development financing institutions initiated by the Development Financing Research Program at the Institute of New Structural Economics (INSE) at Peking University, the New Structural Economics Development Financing Reports were launched in Beijing. The event was jointly organized by the Institute of New Structural Economics of Peking University (INSE) and the Editorial Office of Chinese Economics Quarterly.
Today the symposium on Development Financing Workshop was held at Peking University, where the second New Structural Economics(NSE) Development Financing Report titled “Qualifying and Classifying Public Development Banks (PDBs) and Development Financing Institutions (DFIs)” (Chinese version) was launched.
The flagship report titled Funding Sources of National Development Banks co-authored by Professor Jiajun XU, Dr. Kedi WANG and Xinshun RU from the Institute of New Structural Economics of Peking University was officially released at Peking University on June 18, 2021.
On 22-23 May 2021, the International Conference on Recent Development in New Structural Economics and Finance was successfully held in Ningbo. The Conference was hosted by the Institute of New Structural Economics at Peking University, Ningbo Jiangbei District People's Government, and Ningbo Centre for New Structural Economics at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China.
China will utilize internal and external opportunities to consolidate economic growth momentum in the medium to long term, with some new engines playing a key role, Justin Yifu Lin, a policy adviser and senior economist, told China Daily in an interview.
Professor Fang Yang is an associate professor (with tenure) at Louisiana State University. Her major fields of concentration are macroeconomics, public finance, labor economics, wealth inequality, savings, and housing. Her papers have appeared in journals such as Journal of Financial Economics, The Journal of Labor Economics and Journal of Monetary Economics. She obtained her Ph.D. in economics from University of Minnesota in 2006.
Professor Tomoo Kikuchi is an associate professor at the Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies at Waseda University and an adjunct senior fellow in the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) at Nanyang Technological University. Previously, he worked at the National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, and Korea University and held visiting positions at the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Keio University Global Research Institute. He is interested in how the global financial market contributes to economic growth and causes cross-country income differences. His theoretical work is broadly on topics like international capital flows, bubbles and production networks while his empirical work is on the relationship between firm FDI and bank FDI and how international capital flows contribute to growth. His papers have appeared in journals such as the Journal of Economic Theory, Theoretical Economics, and the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. He has edited many books and journal special issues on trade, finance, and investment in Asia and is an associate editor of the Journal of Asian Economics. He obtained his Ph.D. in economics from Bielefeld University in Germany in 2006.
The Third China International Conference in Macroeconomics (CICM) will be held on June 28-30, 2021 in Beijing, China and simultaneously online via the Zoom platform. The conference is jointly sponsored and organized by Institute of New Structural Economics at Peking University (INSE), Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance (PBCSF) and China Forum of Macroeconomic Research (CFMR).
In order to discuss the recent development in new structural economics and finance, and to enhance the impact of new structural economics at home and abroad, International Conference on Recent Development in New Structural Economics and Finance is going to be held in Ningbo on 22-23 May 2021.
The Institute of New Structural Economics of Peking University, and the Ningbo Center for New Structural Economics of the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, will jointly host an international conference in collaboration with Elsevier’s Research in International Business and Finance on 22–23 May, 2021, in Ningbo, China.
With combined assets of more than $11 trillion, public development banks already play a significant role in the global economy. They should now increase their individual and joint activities further, in ways that even better aid the green and fair recovery the world urgently needs.
Since the 1960s, more than $4.6 trillion (in constant 2007 dollars) in gross bilateral and multilateral official development assistance (ODA) has been transferred to low-income countries. Yet extreme poverty and stagnant growth remain widespread. The message is clear: traditional North-South aid is not nearly as effective as it could be and should be.
China is able to withstand a protracted trade war with the US, putting the onus on Donald Trump to end the fight, according to former World Bank chief economist and top adviser to China's communist leaders, Justin Yifu Lin.