Chinese Economy, Economic Development, Industrial Organization, Technical Change, Transition Economics
A specialist in the Chinese economy, Gary Jefferson's research interests include economic development and transition and institutional economics with an emphasis on technical and institutional change. A former Fulbright Scholar at Wuhan University, he consults frequently with the World Bank. He teaches courses in development economics, industrial organization, and the Chinese economy. Currently the executive editor of the Journal of Asian Economics, he also serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Comparative Economics, Chinese Economic Review, and Chinese Economic Studies.
Yale University, Ph.D.
The London School of Economics, M.S.
Tufts University, M.A.
Dartmouth College, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Honorary Professor, Center for Economic Development Research, School of Economics and Management, Wuhan University (2007)
Honory Professor, Institute for Economic Development, School of Economics and Management, Wuhan University (2007)
American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship (1994 - 1995)
Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Fellowship (1994 - 1995)
Henry Luce Foundation United States-China Cooperative Research Program Award (1994 - 1995)
Associate Editor, Journal of Asian Economics (1992)
American Council of Learned Societies research grant award (1988 - 1989)
Ford Foundation Award for Collaborative Research with Chinese Academy of Social Science (1988)
National Academy of Sciences Committee on Scholarly Communication with People's Republic of China (1988)
National Science Foundation US-China Cooperative Science Program Award (1988)
Fulbright Scholarship to China (1986 - 1987)
Dartmouth Teaching Fellowship, Chinese University of Hong Kong (1966 - 1968)
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