Yu Keping

Yu Keping
  • Director and Professor
    China Center for Global Governance and Development (CCGGD)

1988, PhD in Political Science, Peking University. 1994, Visiting Professor, Duke University. 1995, Guest Professor, Free University, Berlin. 2011, New World Senior Fellow, Harvard University. Currently also, Professor and Director, Centre for Chinese Government Innovations, Peking University; Professor and Director, Institute of Political Development, Tsinghua University. Major fields include political philosophy, comparative politics, globalization, civil society, governance and politics in China. Author of books including: Democracy is a Good Thing (2008); Globalization and Changes of Governance in China (2008); Emancipation of the Mind and Political Progress (2008); Globalization and Changes in China's Governance (2008); The Institutional Environment of Civil Society in China (2006); Democracy and Top (2006).