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Dr Jing Zhang

MSc (University of Birmingham), PhD (University of Birmingham)
Assistant Professor

Division: Industrial Economics and Finance
Centre/Institute: China Research Group
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8232169
Location: B30a (South Building, Jubilee Campus)

International Collaborations, Organisation & Contributions
2015 - 2016    Organiser of Chinese Economic Association Annual Conference, 5-6 September 2015, Nottingham
I am currently supervising the following Research Students:

Fan Zhang
Kun Bao

Publications from 2005 to the present day

Journal Articles

Zhang, J; Chen, J. (2017), "Introduction to China\'s New Normal Economy", Journal of Chinese Economics and Business Studies, Vol.15, forthcoming 2017.

YAO, S.; WANG, P.; ZHANG, J.; and OU, J. (2016), "Dynamic relationship between China\'s inward and outward foreign direct investments", China Economic Review, Vol.40, 54-70.

FU, X., HELMERS, C. and ZHANG, J. (2012), "The Two Faces of Foreign Management Capabilities: Competition and Spillovers from FDI in the UK Retail Sector", International Business Review, Vol.21(1), 71-88.

FU, X., KAPLINSKY, R. and ZHANG, J. (2012), "The impact of China on low and middle income countries' export prices in industrial-country markets", World Development, Vol.40(8), 1483-1496.

COLE, M. A., ELLIOTT, R.J.R. and ZHANG, J. (2011), "Growth, foreign direct investment and the environment: evidence from Chinese cities", Journal of Regional Science, Vol.51(1), 121-138.

FU, X. AND ZHANG, J. (2011), "Technology Transfer, Indigenous Innovation and Leapfrogging in Green Technology: The Solar-PV Industry in China and India", Journal of Chinese Economics and Business Studies, Vol.9(4), 329-347.

YAO, S. and ZHANG, J. (2011), "On economic theory and recovery of the financial crisis", World Economy, Vol.34(5), 764-777.

COLE, M.A., ELLIOTT, R.J.R. and ZHANG, J. (2009), "Corruption, good governance and FDI location in China: a province-level analysis", Journal of Development Studies, Vol.45(9), 1494-1512.

ZHANG, J. and FU, X. (2008), "FDI and environmental regulations in China", Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Vol.13(3), 332-353.


Zhang, J.; Chen, J. (2017), ed China in the New Normal Economy, (15(1)), Routledge.

Zhang, J. (2014), Foreign Direct Investment, Governance, and the Environment in China: Regional Dimensions, Palgrave MacMillan.

Chapters in Books

Jing Zhang, (2016), "Striking a Balance between Environmental Protection and Rapid Development", in China in the Xi Jinping Era, 151-186, Palgrave Macmillan.

Zhang, J; Zhang, X. (2015), "Exports and FDI in China", in Handbook on Trade and Development, 398-407, Edward Elgar.

YAO, S. and ZHANG, J. (2011), "World Financial Crisis and Implications for China", in An Assessment of the Global Impact of the Financial Crisis, (1), 182-208, Palgrave Macmillian.



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