2013: Min Zhu
Asia’s Financial Markets in a Changing World
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 from 4:30 to 6:00 pm
Albert M. Bender Room, Bing Wing
Cecil H. Green Library, Stanford University
Dr. Zhu will discuss global interconnectedness and the shift in the gravity of growth toward emerging and developing economies. In addition, he will describe the global financial markets and Asia’s position in these markets as well as the role of financial markets in Asia and how they can support sustainable growth in this region.
Dr. Min Zhu assumed the position of Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund in 2011. Previously he served as Special Advisor to the Managing Director of the IMF from May 2010 to July 2011. Dr. Zhu, a native of China, was a Deputy Governor of the People’s Bank of China. He was responsible for international affairs, policy research, and credit information. Prior to his service at China’s central bank, he held various positions at the People's Bank of China where he served as Group Executive Vice president, responsible for finance and treasury, risk management, internal control, legal and compliance, and strategy and research. Dr. Zhu also worked at the World Bank and taught economics at both Johns Hopkins University and Fudan University. Dr. Zhu received a Ph.D and an M.A. in economics from Johns Hopkins University, an M.P.A. from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, and a B.A. in economics from Fudan University.
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