Prof. Xiaolan Fu , Oxford University
Due to the heavy snow of the past days, Prof. Fu was not able to come to Maastricht for the seminar.
About the speaker
Xiaolan Fu is Director of the Technology and Management for Development Centre, Professor of Technology and International Development, and Fellow of Green Templeton College at Oxford University. She is also project leader or co-leader of several EPSRC and ESRC funded projects, including a £600,000 ESRC/DFID-funded project on The Diffusion of Innovation in Low-Income Countries.
Her research interests include industrialisation/technology and development; trade/foreign direct investment and economic development in China; emerging Asian economies; innovation and productivity in the US/EU. Her recent books include China’s Role in Global Economic Recovery, The Rise of Technological Power in the South, and Exports, Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Development in China and she serves on the Editorial Boards of Oxford Development Studies, Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies and three other international journals. She has published papers in top journals including Journal of Management Studies, World Development, Research Policy, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Development Studies and the World Economy.
Date: 14 March 2013
Time: 12:30 - 13:30