Faculty & Research
Faculty & Research
Professor of Economics and Finance;
Wu Jinglian Chair Professor in Economics
Dr. Bin Xu is Professor of Economics and Finance, Wu Jinglian Chair Professor in Economics at CEIBS. He received his B.A. (1986) and M.A. (1989) from Fudan University, and Ph. D. in economics (1995) from Columbia University. Before joining CEIBS, Dr. Xu was a tenured professor at Warrington College of Business, University of Florida. He has also taught as a visiting professor at Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, and worked as a consultant for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank.
Dr. Xu’s current research focuses on the global and Chinese economy, multinational enterprises in China, and trade and finance issues of emerging markets. He has published extensively in both international and Chinese journals, and is author of International Trade (2009) and Applying Macroeconomics (2019). Dr. Xu is the founding editor-in-chief of CEIBS Frontier View Book Series.
Dr. Xu teaches macroeconomics, Chinese and global economy, and international finance at CEIBS. He has been invited to give speeches to executives of multinational enterprises and Chinese companies on issues related to the global and Chinese economies. Dr. Xu is a four-time recipient of CEIBS Teaching Excellence Award (2009, 2010, 2014, and 2016) and the recipient of the prestigious CEIBS Medal for Teaching Excellence (2019).
- 1995 Ph. D. in Economics, Columbia University
- 1992 M. Phil. in Economics, Columbia University
- 1989 M.A. in World Economy, Fudan University
- 1986 B.A. in World Economy, Fudan University
- The Global and Chinese Economy
- Multinational Enterprises in China
- Trade and Finance Issues of Emerging Markets
- China’s Economy
- International Finance
- International Trade
Convergence of Accounting Standards and Foreign Direct Investment (Chen, Jieping & Ding, Yuan & Xu, Bin) , The International Journal of Accounting, Volume 49, Issue 1, 2014, 53-86, 2014
Trade Policy Reform and Trade Volume , Oxford Companion to the Economics of China, Oxford University Press, 2014
Intraindustry Trade and the Skill Premium: Theory and Evidence (E. Dinopoulos & C. Syropoulos & Y. Yotov) , Journal of International Economics, Volume 84, Issue 1, 2011, 15-25, 2011
The Impact of Trade and FDI Policies on Technology Adoption and Sourcing of Chinese Firms , Contemporary Economic Policy, Volume 29, Number 2, 2011, 218-230, 2011
The Sophistication of Exports: Is China Special? , China Economic Review, Volume 21, Issue 3, 2010, 482-493, 2010
2018-11-02 Xu Bin: Lessons to be Learned
2016-09-30 Will Chinese yuan slide after IMF welcome?
2015-09-01 What's the real story on China's economy?
2015-09-01 Will China’s GDP hit 7%?