1978-80, Department of Economics, Peking Univ.; 1982-86, BA in Business Admin., Hamline Univ., St Paul, Minnesota and PhD in Economics, Univ. of Illinois. 1986-87, Visiting Asst Professor, Indiana Univ., Indianapolis; 1987-92, Asst Professor, Indiana Univ., Indianapolis; 1992-94, Assoc. Professor with Tenure, Indiana Univ.; since 1994, Professor and PhD Student Adviser, CCER, Peking Univ.; 1997-2002, Deputy Secretary-General, Monetary Policy Committee, People's Bank of China (PBC); since 2002, Secretary- General, Monetary Policy Committee, PBC. Has published more than 40 articles in Chinese, and 20 English academic papers in major economics journals such as the Journal of Econometrics, China Economic Review, and Comparative Economic Studies. Author of ten books. Referee for Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, Journal of Econometrics, China Economic Review, Comparative Economic Studies, Economic Theory, Contemporary Policy Issues, Journal of Asian Economics. Serves on the Editorial Board of China Economic Review and Journal of Asian Economics.