Dr. Yongding Yu, Member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Former General Manager, Aviation Industry Corporation of China
Dr. Yongding Yu is Senior Fellow and former Director of the Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). Dr. Yu joined the IWEP in 1979 and was appointed Research Fellow in 1983 and Senior Research Fellow in 1987. From 1986 to 1988, he was the chief of the Division of Theoretical Studies of Western Economics at the IWEP. He received his Master’s degree in economics from the CASS in 1986 and his Ph.D. from Oxford University in 1994. He taught at the University of the West of England in 1993 and 1994. Since 1997, Dr. Yu has been a leader of the China Society of World Economy. He also served as a guest fellow with many research institutes and an advisor to many government departments. Dr. Yu’s research focuses on macroeconomics and international finance.