Zhi Yu Depart.:Trade Economics Academic Title:Associate Professor Tel:8610-82500403 Fax:8610-82509169 Email:yuzhi@rmbs.ruc.edu.cn

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Overview

Education:

PhD in Economics, Georgetown University, 2011.

PhD in Finance, Renmin University of China, 2002.

MA in Economics, Renmin University of China, 1997.

BA in Economics, Renmin University of China, 1994.


Work Experience

  • Renmin University of China, School of Business, Associate Professor, 09/2019-Present.

  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, School of Business, Associate Professor, 08/2017-08/2019;  Assistant Professor, 08/2011-07/2017.

  • International Monetary Fund, Research Department, Research Assistant, 01/2008-08/2008.

  • U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Special Sworn Status Researcher, 09/2008-12/2016.

  • Georgetown University, Department of Economics, Summer Course Lecturer, Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant, 01/2006-07/2011.

  • University of Western Ontario, Department of Economics, Summer Course Lecturer, Teaching Assistant, 09/2002-08/2005.

  • National Commission of Planning, Department of Foreign Capital Utilization, Research Officer, 07/1997-07/2002.

Research Interests

International Trade, International Finance

Courses

International Trade, International Finance

Publications

Selected Academic Articles:

1. Tariff Pass-through, Firm Heterogeneity and Product Quality (with Rodney Ludema),Journal of International Economics, 2016(103).

2. A Summary of Research on Trade Policy Uncertainty, International Trade Issues (China), 2019(5).

3. China's Adjustments for Its Economic Policy Adjustments Fit its Own Benefits, International Economic Review (China), 2019(2).

4. China Should be Cautious to the Challenges in its Openness, 2018(11).

5. The Most Recent Developments of the New New Trade Theory. 2013(1).


Selected Monographs:

Fundamental Theories and Research Frontiers in International Trade, Gezhi Press and Shanghai Renmin Press, 1st edition, 2015.


Selected Research Grants:

1. 2018: China Institute for Industrial Development (China).

2. 2015: China Free Trade Zone Research Collaboration Center (China), Project 2015110874.

3. 2014: National Social Science Foundation (China), Project 14BJL057.

4. 2013: Shanghai Pu'jiang Scholar (China), Project 13PJC055.


Selected Presentations at Academic Meetings:

1. 2019: Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (Shanghai, China).

2. 2018: Eastern China University of Science & Technology (Shanghai, China), Renmin University of China (Beijing, China), Jilin University (Changchun, China).

3. 2017: CTRG 6th Annual Conference (Xiamen, China).

4. 2015: CTRG 4th Annual Conference (Dalian, China), Peking University - CCER First Trade and Development Conference (Yantai, China).

5. 2014: Dallas Fed and SHUFE Joint Conference on International Economics (Shanghai, China), CTRG 4th Annual Conference (Chengdu, China), Nanjing University (Nanjing, China), Anhui University of Economics and Finance (Bangbu, China), Hefei University of Technology (Hefei, China), Kobe University (Kobe, Japan), Tsinghua University (Beijing, China), Peking University (CCER and School of Economics, Beijing, China).

6. 2012: Dallas Fed and SHUFE Joint Conference on International Economics (Shanghai, China), Eastern Economic Association Conference (Boston, U.S.).

7. 2011: Tsinghua-Hong Kong University International Economics Conference (Beijing, China), Eastern Economic Association Conference (New York, U.S.).

8. 2010: Southern Economic Association Conference (Atlanta, U.S.), U.S. Census Bureau RDC Research Conference (College Park, Maryland, U.S.), Midwest Trade Meetings (Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.).

9. 2009: Georgetown University International Economics Seminar (Washington DC, U.S.).


Cases and Textbooks:

1. Cases in International Financial Management, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, 2015.

2. Fundamental Theories and Research Frontiers in International Trade, Gezhi Press and Shanghai Renmin Press, 1st edition, 2015.


Corporate Projects、Policy Reports、Business Reports:

1. “China’s Should Adjust its Economic and Trade Strategies to Mitigate the Trade War”, 03/2019.

2. “How to Deal with the China-US Trade Disputes”, 2018-2019.

3. “China Should Choose Higher Openness Instead of Trade War”, 04/2018.

4. “The Impacts of TPP on Chinese Firms’ Exports and Productivity and the Policy Implications”, 2016.

Services & Awards

Other Appointments:

China Development Bank, External Advisor, 2018-Present.

China Institute of Industrial Development, Research Associate, 2018-Present.

China Institute of Fiscal Development, Research Associate, 2018-Present.

China (Shanghai) Free Trade Zone Collaborative Research Center, Research Associate, 2013-Present.

US Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Research Associate, 2012-Present.


Honors and Awards:

Best Teaching Award, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (China), 2016.

Best Papers Award, Shanghai Forum for Young Economists (China), 2012.

Graduate School Scholarship, Georgetown University (US), 2006-2010.

International Graduate Student Scholarship, President Scholarship for Graduate Studies, University of Western Ontario (Canada), 2002-2005.

City University of Hong Kong Scholarship (HongKong, Exchange Scholarship), 1996.

Sumitomo Bank Scholarship (Japan, Exchange Scholarship), 1996.

Best Paper Award, China Securities (China), 1995.

“Distinguished Graduate”, Renmin University of China (China), 1994.

Others

Media Coverage、Speech at Business Forum

Media Coverage:

  • Associated Press (2018-07-04/05/06), Sputnik News Agency - Russia (2018-07-01).

  • Hong Kong: Wen Wei Po (2018-12-03,-11-03), Ta Kung Pao (2018-12-03), South China Morning Post (2018-09-14). 

  • Taiwan: Central News Agency (2018-10-02, -09-18). 

  • China Business Network (2018-07-16,-05-22).

Speeches at Business Forum:

  • 2019: China World Economy Association – Forum for American Economy Annual Conference, China World Economy Association – Forum for International Finance Annual Conference, Ninbo Bank Macroeconomic Forum (Ninbo), Datong Insurance Macroeconomic Forum (Shanghai), Sichuan Steel Industry Association  Macroeconomic Forum (Chendu).

  • 2018:Chinese World Economy Association Annual Conference (Shanghai), Renmin University of China Forum on China-US Relationship (Beijng),  Jilin University Forum on China-US Trade Disputes and North East Asian Economy (Changchun), Shanghai Draft Exchange Macroeconomic Forum (Shanghai), Jiaotong Bank Shanghai Branch  Macroeconomic Forum (Shanghai), Shanghai Electric Group  Macroeconomic Forum (Shanghai), San Bao Group  Macroeconomic Forum (Shanghai), Luqiao Business Association Macroeconomic Forum (Shanghai). 

RMBS made the Top-50 list of MBA,
EMBA and EE programs——The Financial Times

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