Together with the House of Finance at Frankfurt University the Konfuzius-Institut Frankfurt is delighted to welcome two renowned scholars of economic studies, Prof WAN Guanghua 万广华 and Dr. MA Bin 马斌, from the Chinese partner university Fudan (Shanghai).

Welcome Address
Prof. Dr. Rainer Klump, Professor of Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main
Prof. Dr. JIN Ri 金日, Chinese Director of Konfuzius-Institut Frankfurt

A. China’s Growth Prospect in the Medium to Long Run – Prof WAN Guanghua:
中国中长期增长前景 – 主讲人:万广华

Professor WAN Guanghua is Director, Institute of World Economy, Fudan University. He is the former Research Director, the Asian Development Bank Institute and Head of Poverty/Inequality Group, Asian Development Bank. Prior to ADB/ADBI, he is a senior economist in the United Nations and taught in a number of Universities in Australia and China. Trained in development economics and econometrics, Professor Wan is a multi-award-wining scholar on the Chinese economy and an expert on Asia, with an outstanding publication record of more than 100 professional articles and a dozen of books including two by Oxford University Press. An honorary professor of over ten top institutions in China including Xiamen and Zhejiang Universities, Dr. Wan is among the top 8% economists globally and top 4% in Asia according to the latest ranking of RePEc.



B. Railway Transportation and China-Central Asia Cooperation: Myth and Reality of China Railway Express – Dr. MA Bin
铁路运输及中国在中亚的合作:高铁的神话与现实 – 主讲人:马斌

Dr. MA Bin, research fellow at the Center for Russia and Central Asia Studies, Institute of International Studies, Institute of BRI and Global Governance, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, visiting scholar at Columbia University(2013-2014), his study covers Belt and Road Initiative, political risk, official development assistance, Russia and Central Asian affairs, and focuses on China Railway Express and China’s infrastructure cooperation abroad in recent years. Dr. Ma has published 2 books, Reshaping the Heartland: U.S. Aiding Policy toward Central Asia in the Post-Cold War Era (2015), Risks of BRI Investment (2016).



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Language 语言: English 英语
Time 时间: 05.10.2018, 18:00 – 21:00
Venue 地点: Room Chicago HoF 3.36 / House of Finance / Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Campus Westend