The Conference of “The Chinese Economy: Past, Present and Future” Successfully Held

On December 29, 2014, the conference of “The Chinese Economy: Past, Present and Future” was successfully held by the Institute of Economics, School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua University, in Jinchun Garden of Tsinghua University. Over 30 papers have been received from domestic and international universities and research institutions in America, England, Australia, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, and so on. 18 participants presented their papers and engaged academic communications at the conference. At the opening ceremony, Professor Liu Taoxiong, also the deputy party secretary of the School of Social Sciences, delivered a welcome speech. The conference explored issues including monetary economics, productivity and the theory of the firm, finance, foreign direct investment, and economic policy. It has made great progress, achieved desired objectives for academic communication, and set up a great platform for further studies and cooperation among universities.

Strong support has been given by the journal “International Review of Economics and Finance”, in which a number of excellent conference papers are going to be published successively.