- Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Distinguished Professor
Years of Affiliation: Visiting Scholar from 2017-2018
Yuda Zhang is a Researcher at the School of Public Administration, Tsinghua University, and a part-time distinguished professor and doctoral advisor of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Yuda holds double doctorates in finance (2012) and public administration (2015) from the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. He is the present Chairman of The China Postdoctoral Association, and the Vice-President of the Western Returned Scholars Association. From 2014 to 2015, Yuda served as the Vice Mayor of Chaoyang District in Beijing. At the Fairbank Center, he will research urbanization in China.
Research Interests: Urbanization in China, macroeconomics, public management, finance