Zhang Jun 张军
Dean, School of Economics, Director, China Center for Economic Studies, Fudan University
Professor Zhang received his BSc(1985), M.A (1988), and Ph.D (1992) in economics from Fudan University, and was also educated at the London School of Economics and at the University of Sussex as postdoctoral research student in the UK during 1992-1994.
The areas of his teaching and research have been on China’s economic transformation and development, with special references to the evolution of property rights and institutional change, capital accumulation, productivity, structural change and economic growth in China.
He has been on the editorial board of the Journal of the Pacific Economy, East Asia Policy, China Social Sciences Review, China Economics Quarterly, China Economic Journal, and editor-in-chief of World Economic Papers. He serves as external examiner for many universities including the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Peking University, and Tsinghua University, and frequently offers refereeing service for various journals and for book manuscripts on behalf of various publishers.
He holds adjunct professorships at many Chinese universities, including East China University of Sciences and Technology, and teaches for EMBA programs at China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), and School of Management and Economics at Shanghai Jiaotong University. Since 1997 he has also held visiting professorships in Washington State University, London School of Economics, SOAS, University of London, University of Aarhus, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Harvard University, Kyungpook National University in Korea, and the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU-WIDER).
Professor Zhang is one of the leading economists in China with many publications both in Chinese and English. Recent academic contributions have been to The World Economy, China Economic Review, the Journal of Asian Economics, the Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, the Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies, and the East Asian Review. He authored or edited many books including Economic Transition with Chinese Characteristics: Thirty Years of Reform and Opening Up (McGill-Queen University Press, 2008), Transformation of the Chinese Enterprises (Cengage Learning, 2009), and Handbook of the Future of the Chinese Economy (in process, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd).
Professor Zhang is a respected commentator on China's economic reform who speaks regularly on Chinese TV stations, BBC, CNN, PBS, KBS, and so on. His views on Chinese economy have been widely cited by domestic and international print media, including Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, New York Times, South China Morning Post, etc.
Professor Zhang is also a seasoned speaker who shares with his audience in-depth analysis on Chinese economy. He speaks fluent English and has addressed many organizations, from multinational companies to foreign trade delegations, on topics related to China's economic reform and development.
Professor Zhang has been invited to speak at many high profile events like Wilton Park Conference, St.Gallen Symposium, Mizuhu Forum, Asia Casa, Forbes Forum, Global Financial Forum, The Economist Conference Shanghai Roundtable, Annual meeting of IBM regional leaders, International Financial Services Shanghai Forum, etc.
张军教授是当今中国有影响的经济学家之一，在中国的工业改革、经济转型和增长等领域的研究享有声誉。他是国际上十分活跃的中国经济学家。曾参与世界银行、福特基金会、英国文化委员会以及欧盟、南非等研究与咨询项目。过去十年来，他是Wilton Park Conference、The Chatham House、The Chicago Society、The Brookings Institution、World Economic Forum、St. Gallen Symposium, Korea China Forum、The Brenthurst Foundation、The Forum Asia（CASA）、Mizuho Global Forum等特邀演讲嘉宾。
张军教授担任国际期刊Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy、East Asia Policy Review、China Economic Journal、China Finance Review International以及《经济学（季刊）》、《经济学报》等20多种中文经济学期刊的编委或学术委员。在《经济研究》、《中国社会科学》等以及Journal of Asian Economics、Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy、Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies、East Asia Review等发表数十篇研究论文。
张军教授对中国经济发展和政策的评论与观点频繁见之于国内外重要的媒体，包括中央电视台新闻联播、CCVT经济频道、CCTV英语频道、东方时空、第一财经、东方卫视、BBC World Service、PBS、Bloomberg、ABS、KBS、凤凰卫视、亚洲电视台、路透社、法新社以及《纽约时报》（美国）、《华尔街日报》（美国）、《朝日新闻》）日本）、《金融时报》（英国）、《华盛顿邮报》（美国）等。他还是世界报业辛迪加（Project-Syndicate）、《经济观察报》、《上海证券报》、《瞭望东方周刊》等多家财经专栏作家。