Theory and Practice of China's economy
Time: Thursdays, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Place: Room 501, Zone A, Main Building.
Dr. Huachun Wang Dr. Handong Li
Theory and Practice of China's economy Systmatic theory
Prof. Honggang Li Prof. Huan Qiao
Systmatic theory Information management
Besides the regular procedure, the applicants can send application to:
Dr. Huachun Wang via his e-mial: firstname.lastname@example.org
or call him via office phone: 58809147, cell phone: 136 2121 8302
In the transitional period from a planned economy to a market economy, a lot of issues
should be studied from the basic political economy to the distribution and other
welfares. The course is designed to foreign students to think about Chinese basic
economic issues in the transitional times and to share their perspectives with
To introduce the basic economic transitional theory.
To introduce the traditional Chinese culture and its effects upon the economic
To compare Chinese economic practice and achievements in planned economy
and market economy.
To examine the development of China’s market economy.
To examine the production factors in particular land resource allocation and its
To examine the Chinese distribution and inequity issue.
To examine the real estate market and housing price in the past decades.
To introduce the Chinese experience of securities markets and corporate
To study other related issues.
Course Content and Lectures Planning
Time Topics Host
From March Basic economic transitional theory Dr. Huachun Wang
to April Traditional Chinese culture and its effects
Chinese economic practice and achievements
Development of China’s market economy
Land resource allocation and its effects
Distribution and inequity
Real estate market and housing price
Securities markets and corporate governance
May Chinese Financial System 1 Prof. Honggang Li
Chinese Financial System 2
Chinese Information Behaviors in Daily Life 1 Prof. Huan Qiao
Chinese Information Behaviors in Daily Life 2
Course Requirements and Student Assessment
Attendance (20%): We expect you to attend all classes except irresistible force
Required Readings (30%): We will assign several readings during the semester
and hope you will read them.
Reflective essays (50%): We hope you will give a report on what you learnt in
this course or what idea about Chinese economic theory and practice. The length
depends on you, two or three pages is OK.