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  • Research Associate

Qiu, Huanguang

Professor at the School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Renmin University of China.

  • Research Associate

Chen, Shuai

Dr Shuai Chen obtained his Ph.D. degree at the College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University (China) in 2014.

  • PhD Student

Chen, Siying

PhD student at the College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University (China). Her main research interest lies in forest economics. 

  • Administrative Officer

Cheng, Dian

As administrative officer of EEPC, Ms Dian Cheng is responsible for the preparation of financial reports, research project management, budget follow-ups, payments and other administrative

  • Research Associate

Wei, Chu

Chu Wei is Associate Professor at Renmin University, China. He received his B.S. in management science from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China in 2000, and a Ph.D.

  • Research Fellow

Shi, Miaoying

Miaoying Shi currently is a postdoctoral research fellow in Peking University.

  • Research Fellow and Communications Officer

Liu, Zhaoyang

Zhaoyang (Leo) is a researcher of the ESAfD programme.

  • Senior Research Fellow

Zhang, Xiaobing

Assistant Professor in Economics at the School of Economics, Renmin University.

  • Senior Research Fellow

Yang, Xiaojun

Xiaojun Yang is currently an associate professor at the School of Public Policy and Administration, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China. She obtained her Ph.D.

  • Research Associate

Zhang, Haipeng

Haipeng Zhang is currently an assistant researcher of the Rural Development Institute, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. He got his Ph.D.

  • Research associate

Chen, Xiaoguang

Dr Xiaoguang Chen obtained his Ph.D. degree in Agricultural and Consumer Economics, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, on August 2010.

  • Senior Research Fellow

Huang, Zhuo

Dr. Zhuo Huang obtained his Ph.D. in Economics at Stanford University in 2011. He has been an Assistant Professor in Economics at the National School of Development, Peking University in China since January 2011.

  • Senior Research Fellow

Wang, Min

Dr Min Wang finished his PhD studies at the Department of Economics, Iowa State University, U.S. in November 2010.

  • Administrative Assistant

Li, Ling

Ms Ling Li is currently working as the Administrative Assistant for EEPC.

  • Senior Research Fellow

Xu, Jianhua

Jianhua Xu is an assistant professor in the Department of Environmental Management, Peking University. She got her PhD in engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon University in 2007.

  • Research associate

Li, Wanxin

Dr. Wanxin Li is Assistant Professor at the School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University and City University of Hong Kong.

  • Senior Research Fellow

Xie, Lunyu

Dr. Lunyu Xie obtained her Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics at UC Berkeley in 2013.

  • Center Deputy Director & Senior Research fellow

Qin, Ping

Ping Qin is Deputy Director of EEPC.

  • Research Associate

Hyde, William

William Hyde has conducted research on forestry, benefit-cost analysis, rural development, preservation vs development, water quality, wildlife, and fuelwood.

  • Research Fellow

Yi, Yuanyuan

Dr. YuanYuan Yi is  a consultant at the World Bank

  • Senior Research Fellow

Zhang, Shiqiu

Shiqiu Zhang is a professor of environmental economics and Deputy Dean, College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University.

  • Research Associate

Jiang, Xuemei

Jiang Xuemei is currently a lecturer at College of Economic Management, Beijing Forestry University. She received her Ph.D.

  • Center Director and Senior Research Fellow

Xu, Jintao

Jintao Xu is Director of China Center for Energy and Development at the National School of Development, Peking University.

Call for Papers for the Conference “Green transformation and competitive advantage: Evidence from developing countries”

Call for Papers for the Conference “Green transformation and competitive advantage: Evidence from developing countries” German Development Institute - Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Bonn, Germany, 18-19 June 2018 For full information click here.

WCERE Pre-conference Workshop for women in Environmental Economics

EfD is arranging a pre-conference workshop for women in Environmental Economics, ahead of the 6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (WCERE) 2018 in Gothenburg.  The purpose is to support and encourage early career women pursuing careers in the domain of EfD, which is environmental economics applied to policy questions in developing countries, especially in countries with EfD centers. 

EfD 9th Annual Meeting in Shanghai, China

EfD, the Environment for Development Initiative, has become a leading global network for economists working on environment in developing countries with centers in Central America, Chile, China, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, Sweden,Tanzania, and the US (RFF). In addition, EfD has partners all over the world. Every year the EfD network meets for an annual meeting with keynotes, research presentations and ample opportunities to interact with like-minded researchers and practitioners. This year we meet in Shanghai, November 6- 8, and for the first time our academic meeting is open to a broader group of academics. Keynote speakers are leading economists Richard Morgenstern (Resources for the Future), E. Somanathan (Indian Statistical Institute) and Martine Visser (University of Cape Town). More details can be found in the attached call.


EfD Annual Meeting 2017: Information for participants

This year the EfD annual meeting  will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from:  October 27-30, 2017. It is hosted by the Environment and Climate Research Center (EfD - Ethiopia) and the EfD Secretariat. The EfD annual meeting is a forum to bring together researchers from all EfD centers and their collaborators. EfD would also like to attract key stakeholders for exchange of research ideas. Updates for participants will be displayed here.


Fellowship for Environmental Studies at Duke Kunshan

Duke Kunshan University is now accepting applications for the new international Master of Environmental Policy (iMEP) Program. The iMEP program is a two-year degree offered jointly by Duke’s Sanford School of Public Policy and Nicholas School of the Environment.  Students will study core courses in both environmental management and public policy at Duke Kunshan University (China) and Duke University (United States).  We would really appreciate it if you could share this information with people who might be interested.