The China Economics Summer Institute


The China Economics Summer Institute (CESI) creates externalities between researchers which enhance everybody’s research output and quality.  It also enables the best Chinese scholars to stay in active contact with the best researchers from the rest of the world.  Finally, CESI provides a forum to encourage the best young Chinese Ph.D students to work on topics related to the Chinese economy.  

CESI is currently co-sponsored by the Department of Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kongthe Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technologythe Guanghua School of Management at Peking University and the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University. CESI is organized in collaboration with the BREAD, NBER and CEPR networks of academic economists.

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