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Kevin Zhang

Stevenson Hall - STV 432
Office Hours
4:00-5:30 pm, Monday
10:00-11:30 am, Friday
or by appointments
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Ph.D. from University of Colorado-Boulder, and post-doctor fellow at Harvard University before joining ISU in 1997

Current Courses

101.004Principles Of Microeconomics

245.001The International Economy

101.002Principles Of Microeconomics

Teaching Interests & Areas

Principles of Economics, International Trade, International Finance, and Advanced International Economic Analysis

Research Interests & Areas

Multinational Corporations and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), International Tarde, International Finance, Chinese Economy, Economic Development, Regional/Urban Economics

Journal Article

Zhang, K. The Chinese Economy. M.E. Sharpe Publishing Co. (2004)


Globalization and Innovation in China. Forum of Moving toward A Global Center of Innovation. (2012)
How does FDI affect industrial productivity in China? Evidence from panel data of industrial sectors in 2010-2010. 2012 Annual Conference of Chinese Economists Society (CES). (2012)
Regional industrial competitiveness and globalization in China: Evidence from cross-section and panel data in 2005-2010. The International Workshop on Urban, Regional, and Spatial Economics in China. (2012)
What advantages do Chinese multinational corporations possess in global markets?. 3rd Annual Forum of China Society of World Economy (CSWE). The Rise of Chinese Multinational Corporations:Theory and Global Environments, University of International Business and Economics. (2012)