CHEN Kang 陈抗 |

CHEN Kang 陈抗

Chen Kang 陈抗

Visiting Professor

Chen Kang 陈抗
Contact Details

DID: +65 6516 6194
Fax: +65 6779 5397

Office Location

469C Bukit Timah Road
#03-01H
Wing B, Level 3, Oei Tiong Ham Building

Singapore 259772


Profile

Dr. Chen Kang is currently professor and director of Master in Public Administration and Management programme (MPAM) and Chinese Executive Education Programmes at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, the National University of Singapore (NUS).  He received his B.Sc. in mathematics from Xiamen University in 1982, his M.Sc. in applied mathematics from Ohio University in 1984,and his Ph.D. in economics and applied mathematics from the University of Maryland at College Park in 1990.  He worked at the World Bank’s Socialist Economies Reform Unit and subsequently taught at NUS and Nanyang Technological University (NTU).  He was Head of the Economics Division at NTU from 1999 to 2005. He was also the Wang Yanan Chair Professor of Economics at Xiamen University from 2007 to 2012.

Dr. Chen has published widely on issues relating to macroeconomic modelling, economic reform and development, and the economic role of government in professional journals, including Journal of Comparative Economics, European Journal of Political Economy, China Economic Review, China Economic Quarterly, International Journal of Public Administration, and Economic Modelling.  He is author of The Chinese Economy in Transition: Micro Changes and Macro Implications (Singapore University Press, 1995).  His current research interests include behavioural economics, macroeconomic models, and China’s economic reform.  Dr. Chen served as vice president of the Economic Society of Singapore and director of the East Asian Economic Association.  He currently serves on the editorial board of the European Journal of Political Economy, the advisory board of China Economic Quarterly and World Economic Papers. Dr. Chen also served as a consultant to Asian Development Bank, Singapore Trade Development Board, Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, Singapore Tourism Board, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Housing & Development Board, Ministry of Manpower, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts, and several multinational corporations.


陈抗教授1982年自厦门大学毕业后留学美国,获得俄亥俄大学硕士学位和马里兰大学博士学位。曾经任职于世界银行社会主义经济改革研究小组以及新加坡国立大学和南洋理工大学;目前是新加坡国立大学李光耀公共政策学院教授以及高级公共行政与管理硕士项目主任,也是厦门大学王亚南经济学讲座教授。 

陈抗教授自1999年至2005年担任南洋理工大学经济系系主任。1996年至2004年任南大经济模型预测部主任,每年主持对新加坡宏观经济形势发表两次预报并且进行政策分析和建议,受到广泛重视,经常获得路透社、彭博社、道琼斯、法新社等主流媒体的报道。自2005年起与厦门大学合作,领导研究小组建立中国宏观经济季度模型,每年发布两次预报和政策模拟研究。陈教授也曾经担任亚洲开发银行、新加坡贸工部、人力部、财政部、新闻通讯及艺术部、贸易发展局、民航局、建屋发展局、旅游局和多家跨国公司的经济顾问。 

陈抗教授学术研究的主要方向包括:公共选择与公共政策,中国经济改革,政府的经济作用,宏观经济模型等,其论文发表于许多国际学术杂志,包括《比较经济学杂志》,《欧洲政治经济学杂志》,《中国经济评论》,《经济学季刊》,《国际公共行政学杂志》,《经济模型》等。其专著《中国的转型经济:微观变化与宏观影响》于1995年由新加坡大学出版社出版。陈教授曾经担任新加坡经济学会副会长,东亚经济学会理事。目前是《欧洲政治经济学杂志》的编委,也是《经济学季刊》和《世界经济文汇》的学术委员会委员。

Chen Kang 陈抗 - CV

Research Areas

  • Budgeting
  • China development policy
  • China Economy
  • China provincial-central government relations
  • Decentralisation and federalism

Publications

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