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I am a research fellow in Macroeconomics at the University of Portsmouth. My research areas include business cycles, economic growth, financial development and the Chinese economy.


I received a PhD/MRes degree in Economics from the University of Manchester in 2019, a MSc in Economics (with distinction) from the University of Manchester in 2015, and a MSc in Banking and Finance (with distinction) from Loughborough University in 2013.

Research Interests

I am studying economic growth and business cycles from the perspectives of financial development and technology innovation, using applied theoretical approaches such as Bayesian DSGE model.


My current research interests include:

• Macroeconomic consequences of shadow banking development 

• Central bank digital currency

• Technology innovation and total factor productivity 

• Chinese macroeconomy

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Education/Academic qualification

Ph.D., University of Manchester

Sep 2015Sep 2019

Ph.D., University of Manchester

Sep 2015Sep 2019


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