Dr. Yu Li teaches Chinese language, culture, and linguistics at Emory University. Her research interests include Chinese language pedagogy, language and culture interface, technology in language teaching, and phonetics and phonology. She received her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. Xuepeng Liu is Associate Professor of Economics at Kennesaw State University (KSU). He earned his undergraduate and master degrees in economics in 1998 and 2001 from Renmin University of China, and doctoral degree in economics in 2006 from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University. Prior to joining KSU, he had worked as an Intern Economist at the WTO and twice as a Visiting Scholar at the IMF. His research interests include trade & development, and Chinese economy. His recent work on China includes multinational firms’ location choice in China and tax evasion/avoidance through international trade at the Chinese border. He has published in prestigious academic journals such as the Review of Economics & Statistics, and Journal of International Economics. He has also contributed a chapter to Multilateralising Regionalism, Richard Baldwin & Patrick Low (Eds), published by Cambridge University Press.
Dr. Zhenhui Xu is a professor of economics at Georgia College & State University. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Virginia in 1993. As a professor, he teaches international trade, international finance/open economy macroeconomics, and a seminar on the Chinese Economy, among others. Dr. Xu frequently visits universities and government agencies in China. His current research includes issues concerning China’s foreign trade, regional trade, exchange rate policy, and housing market.