Chinese Economist to Speak on ‘Political Economy and China’ on Thursday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: 04-05-2010

Kathleen McPartland
Public Affairs
530-898-4260
Michael Perelman
Economics
530-898-5321

Xiaoqin “Allen” Ding, Ph.D., currently a visiting scholar at the Harvard Law School, is paying a rare visit to Chico on his way to Munich and Brazil.

Ding will speak on the “China’s Economic Model—Unique or General” in Holt 170 on the California State University, Chico campus on April 8 at 7 p.m.

Professor Ding teaches at the prestigious Shanghai School of Economics and Finance.

He is the co-author of the book “An Economic Analysis of Economical Society” and the author of an extensive list of journal articles including “Global Crisis and the Democratic Governance of Economy and Politics,” (Economic Survey, 2009), and “Crisis and Its Solution: The Restructuring of Global Governance” (Contemporary Economic Research, 2009).

He is the vice chairman of the World Association of Political Economy and has served as deputy secretary general of the World Association for Political Economy.

For more information, call Michael Perelman, Department of Economics, at 530-898-5321 or e-mail him at mperelman@csuchico.edu.

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