Alumni profile

Sheng Zhong

Thesis: Moving Towards an Energy Efficient Future: Essays on Energy Efficiency, Technology and Development, 2017

Promotor(s): Bart Verspagen & Nicola Cantore


Ph.D. Fellow; 2012-2017
UNIDO Specialization on Structural Change and Industrialization
UNU-MERIT, Maastricht , the Netherlands

M.A. in Development Economics; 2010-2012
European Commission Erasmus Mundus Programme, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

Bachelor of Laws; 2006-2010
Fudan University, Shanghai, China

(Full CV: September 2016)

Working Papers

Sheng Zhong & Bart Verspagen, 2016, "The role of technological trajectories in catching-up based development: An application to energy efficiency technologies", UNIDO Inclusive and Sustainable Development Working Paper Series 6/2016. (download)

Sheng Zhong, 2016, "The dynamics of vehicle energy efficiency: Evidence from the Massachusetts Vehicle Census", UNIDO Inclusive and Sustainable Development Working Paper Series 7/2016. (download)

Sheng Zhong, 2015, "Structural decompositions of energy consumption, energy intensity, emissions and emission intensity - A sectoral perspective: empirical evidence from WIOD over 1995 to 2009", UNIDO Inclusive and Sustainable Development Working Paper Series 11/2015. (download)


Other Publications

Contributor, Chapter 5, UNIDO Industrial Development Report 2016: The Role of Technology and Innovation in Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development. (full report or summary report)


Selected publications by Sheng Zhong