- Full-time Professors
- Jiajun XU
- Executive Deputy Dean and Assistant Professor
Dr. Jiajun Xu is an Assistant Professor and the Executive Deputy Dean of the Institute of New Structural Economics at Peking University. Dr. Xu acts as the General Secretary of the Global Research Consortium on Economic Structural Transformation (GReCEST). Dr. Xu worked as a Junior Research Specialist at the United Nations’ High Level Panel Secretariat on the Post-2015 Development Agenda responsible for the research on development financing and South-South Cooperation. She worked as an international consultant on debt sustainability in the World Bank and productive capacity building for least-developed countries at the United Nations Committee for Development Policy Secretariat. She has published in peer-reviewed academic journals such as Journal of International Development and Institute of Development Studies Bulletin. She is the guest editor of China Economic Review. She is the lead author of Global Development Financing Report (2015). Her academic monograph Beyond US Hegemony in International Development was published by Cambridge University Press in 2017. Dr. Xu holds a DPhil (PhD) from the University of Oxford.