Served for 15 years as Founding Director and Professor, China Centre for Economic Research (CCER) at Peking University. 2008-12, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist, World Bank. Director, New Structural Economics, Dean, Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development and Honorary Dean, National School of Development at Peking University. Councillor, State Council. Vice-Chairman, All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce. Member, Standing Committee, Chinese People's Political Consultation Conference (CPPCC). Vice-Chairman, Economic Committee, CPPCC. Author of 32 books including Going Beyond Aids: Development Cooperation for Structural Transformation, Beating the Odds: Jumpstarting Developing Countries, Against the Consensus: Reflections on the Great Recession, the Quest for Prosperity: How Developing Economies Can Take Off, Demystifying the Chinese Economy, New Structural Economics: A Framework for Rethinking Development and Policy, and China Miracle. Recipient of honorary doctoral degrees. Professional Achievement Award, University of Chicago Alumni Association. Corresponding Fellow, British Academy. Fellow, World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Science in Developing Countries.