Yang Yao

Professor at the China Center for Economic Research (CCER) and the National School of Development (NSD), Peking University. He currently serves as the director of CCER and deputy dean of NSD in charge of academic affairs and the editor of the center’s house journal China Economic Quarterly. His research interests include economic transition and development in China. He has published many papers in international and domestic journals as well as several sole authored and coauthored books on institutional economics and economic development in China including CSR and Competitiveness in China (co-author, Foreign Languages Press, 2009), Economic Reform and Institutional Innovation (Gale Asia/Cengage Learning, 2009), and China’s Economic Reform and Growth (co-editor, Routledge, 2010). He is also a prolific writer for magazines and newspapers including Foreign Affairs and The Financial Times. In addition to his position in CCER, he has been a visiting professor in the University of Wisconsin-Madison, International University of Japan, Stanford University, Cornell University, and New York University. [+]