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LU Feng

Emeritus Professor of Economics of National School of Development
Peking University
Director of China Macroeconomic Reseach Center
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Short Bio

Dr. Feng Lu is now an emeritus professor of economics at the National School of Development (NSD) at Peking University, China and once served as a former Deputy Dean of the School. He has studied extensively on the issues regarding China's open macro-economy, including exchange rate, external imbalance, capital return, food security and agricultural development etc. He published more than 40 academic papers in both Chinese and English journals, 6 academic books and numerous magazine articles in these areas.

Dr. Lu serves as an advisor or member of expert groups for various government agencies in China such as Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, Ministry of Agriculture etc. Dr. Lu was the founding editor of “China Economic Journal”, the official English journal for China Center for Economic Research at Peking University. He is now a member of Advisory Panel of ASEAN+3 Macro-economy Research Office (AMRO). Once being selected as one of “the Best Annual Professor in Peking University Campus” by students, Dr. Lu teaches the courses of Macroeconomics, Principles of Economics, and Managerial Economics at Peking University in recent years.


Education Background

Ph.D. in Economics, University of Leeds, UK, 1994
M.A. in Economics, Renmin University of China, 1985

B.A. in Law, Renmin University of China, 1982



Founding Chief Editor, China Economic Journal

Feb 2003- Aug 2003
Visiting Scholar, Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University

Aug 1996- Nov 1996
Visiting Scholar, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific, the Australian National University

Sep 1994-Oct 1995
Assistant Professor, The Department of Economics, University of Leeds

Jan 1989-Sep 1989
Visiting Scholar, SUSSEX

Jul 1987- Jan 1989
Instructor, The Department of Economics, China Renmin University

Jul 1985- July 1987
Assistant Professor, The Department of Economics, China Renmin University

Current or Former advisor or member of expert groups for Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, Ministry of Agriculture, and member of the Monetary Policy Committee at the People’s Bank of China.


Research Interests

Open Macroeconomics, Chinese Agricultural Economy and Economic History


Books Published

卢锋 编著:《经济学原理(中国版)》,北京大学出版社2002年版
卢锋 著:《商业世界的经济学观察——管理经济学案例及点评》,北京大学出版社2003年
卢锋 著:《半周期改革:我国粮棉流通改革和食物安全研究》,北京大学出版社2004年
卢锋 著:《服务外包的经济学分析——产品内分工视角》北京大学出版社2007年
卢锋 著:《搞对价格,管好货币——开放宏观经济评论集》北京大学出版社2014年
卢锋 著:《大国追赶的经济学观察——理解中国开放宏观经济(2003-2013)》(上下册)北京大学出版社2014年4月
卢锋 著:《宏调的逻辑——从十年宏调史读懂中国宏观经济》中信出版社2016年版
卢锋 著:《未来的增长-中国经济的前景与挑战》,中信出版集团 2020年出版
卢锋 编:《相互依存的全球经济——探究开放型经济成长道路》北京大学出版社2016年
卢锋 编:《深化改革与推动发展——求解经济转型的热点难题》北京大学出版社2015年
卢锋 编:《中美经济学界对话全球经济——CCER-NBER十五年经济学年会实录》北京大学出版社2014年
卢锋 编:《中国崛起的世界意义——中外经济学名家演讲实录》北京大学出版社2014年
卢锋 编:《纵论开放经济与全球化——CCER/CMRC“中国经济观察”系列(第四辑)》北京大学出版社2015年
卢锋 编:《把脉中国开放宏观经济——CCER/CMRC“中国经济观察”系列(第二辑)》北京大学出版社2015年
卢锋 编:《透视中国改革开放热点——CCER/CMRC“中国经济观察”系列(第三辑)》北京大学出版社2015年
卢锋 编:《见证经济追赶大时代——CCER/CMRC“中国经济观察”系列(第一辑)》北京大学出版社2014年
卢锋 编:《中国经济转型与经济政策——北京大学中国经济研究中心简报汇编(第四、五、六辑)》北京大学出版社2014年
卢锋 编:《中国经济转型与经济政策——北京大学中国经济研究中心简报汇编(第一辑)》北京大学出版社1999年
卢锋 编:《中国经济转型与经济政策——北京大学中国经济研究中心简报汇编(第三辑,上下册)》北京大学出版社2004年
卢锋 编:《中国经济转型与经济政策——北京大学中国经济研究中心简报汇编(第二辑)》北京大学出版社2001年


Research Papers in English

Feng Lu, "China-US Trade Disputes in 2018: An Overview" China & World Economy, pp. 83-103, Vol. 26, No. 5, 2018

Feng Lu, "Prospect of China-US Trade Dispute", China Economic Transition. 2018, issue 5.

Feng Lu, Xiaoguang Liu "Africa's Industrialization and  China's OFDI in the Manufacturing Sector: Rationales and Practices" China Economic Journal, Volume 11, 2018-Issue 2.

Feng Lu "China's inflation" The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China, Oxford University Press, 2014.

Feng Lu "China's contribution to the world: Economic growth, resource consumption and global imbalance" China Economist, Vol 7, No. 4. pp.40-51, Jul-Aug. 2012.

Feng Lu, Yuanfang Li “China's Factor in Recent Global Commodity Price and Shipping Freight Volatilities” China Economic Journal Vol.1, Issue 3, December, 2009.

Feng Lu, Yuanfang Li “China's Factor in Recent Global Commodity Price and Shipping Freight Volatilities” CCER Discussion Paper Series (English) No. E2009007. Dec. 15, 2009.

“Profitability of China's industrial firms (1978-2006)” China Economic Journal Vol.1, Issue 1, pp. 1-31, February, 2008.

“Cotton trade polity at a crossroads” Cotton Outlook, Special Feature December 2006, pp. 12-16.

“A research on China's long-term rice prices (1644-2000)”, with Peng Kaixiang, Frontiers of Economic in China, (2006) 4, pp. 465-520.

“Is there an oversupply of grain” in Liu Shouying and Luo Dan (ed.,) Can China Feed Itself? --- Chinese Scholars on China's Food Issue, pp. 172-188, Foreign Languages Press, 2004.

“Free trade area: Awakening regionalism in East Asia” Discussion Paper Series in English, No. E2003010, October 20, 2003.

“China's WTO accession: Impact on its agricultural sector and grain policy”, in Kyung Tae Lee, Justin Yifu Lin and Si Joong Kim (ed.): China’s Integration with the World Economy: Repercussions of China’s Accession to the WTO, pp. 189-218, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Seoul, Korea, 2001.

“Regional pattern of the impact from China's WTO accession on its agricultural sector” in Ippei Yamazawa and Ken-ichi Imai (ed.) China Enters WTO: Pursuing Symbiosis with the Global Economy, pp. 56-76, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization, 2001, Japan.

“China's grain economy and trade policy”, in S.Cook, S, Yao and J.Zhuang (ed.)

“The Chinese Economy under Transition” pp. 180-197, Macmillan Press Ltd., 2000, London.

“An evaluation of adjustments to the grain trade policy and the risks involved in grain embargo” Social Sciences in China, Vol. XXI, NO. 1, Spring 2000, pp. 36-48.

“Grain versus food: a hidden issue in China's food policy debate”, World Development Vol. 26, No. 9, pp. 1641-1652, 1998. USA

"Comparative advantage of grain production and grain import policy in China", Journal of International Development. Vol. 5, No. 3,  pp. 275-289, 1993. UK

“Output data on animal products in China: How much are they overstated ------ An assessment of Chinese statistics for meat, eggs and aquatic products” Working Paper Series (English) No. E1998004,July 1998.

“China's grain and food sector: prospects and policy issues” in Shigeru Itoga (ed.) APEC: Cooperation for sustainable development, pp. 81-126, Institute of Development Economies, Japan 1998.

“China's grain trade policy and its domestic grain economy”, China Center for Economic Research, Peking University, Working Paper Series (English) No. E1997002, May 1997.

“Feed demand and its impact on grain economy in China”, Agricultural policies in China, pp. 208-213, Published by OECD Paris, 1997.

“Comparative advantage and China's food trade pattern: A third option for China’s food policy adjustment”, Agricultural policies in China, pp. 255-271. Published by OECD Paris, 1997.

“Grain versus food: a hidden issue in China's food policy debate”, Economic Division Working Papers (East Asia), 1996/2, RSPAS, ANU, Australia.

“Agricultural policies, markets and trade in China(1996)”,  Agricultural policies, markets and trade in transition economies---Monitoring and evolution 1996 , Published by OECD Paris, 1997.

"China's Net Grain Import (1960-1989)", The School of Business and Economic Studies, Leeds University, Discussion Paper Series No. 07/95, 1995, UK.