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China's Policy Responses to the Global Financial Crisis

Richard Snape Lecture 2009

The Commission's 2009 Richard Snape Lecture was delivered on Wednesday 25 November by Professor Yu Yongding.

Professor Yu was until recently Director-General of the Institute of World Economics and Politics at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing, where he is a Professor at the Post-Graduate School.

He is President of the China Society of World Economics, Editor of China and World Economy, and Associate Editor of Asian Economic Policy Review.

Professor Yu was formerly a member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the People's Bank of China, and a member of the National Advisory Committee of the 11th Five Year Plan for National Economic and Social Development of the People's Republic of China.

He has authored, co-authored and edited a dozen books, and published numerous papers and articles. His main research interests are in macroeconomics and the world economy.