Public Lecture

Dr. FAN Gang: "Prospects for Economic Reform and Developments in China"

Oct. 9, 2014

NYU Kimmel Center

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Dr. Fan Gang

Director, National Economic Research Institute

Chairman, China Reform Foundation






Ph.D, in Economics. Chairman, China Reform Foundation, and Director, National Economic Research Institute. Professor of Economics, Peking University and the Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. His publications include over 100 academic papers published in Chinese and English academic journals; and 12 books on Macroeconomics and Economics of transition. He is also an advisor to various departments of Chinese Central government and provincial governments; as independent member of China Monetary Policy Committee during 2006-2010; as guest professor of number of universities and graduate schools; and served as economic consultant to various international organizations and played leading roles in research projects commissioned by The World Bank, ADB, UNDP, OECD, etc.  He received Docteur Honoris Causa (Honorary Doctor) from University of Auvergne, France, and Royal Road University of Canada, in 2004 and 2011 respectively, and listed as one of “World’s Top 100 Public Intellectuals” jointly by Foreign Policy and Prospect, in 2005 and 2008 consecutivelyand listed as one of “100 Global Thinkers” by Foreign Policy in 2010.