Research exchange: China and the World
Wednesday, 12 September 2018
Peking University HSBC Business School hosted the first joint research seminar with academics from Oxford Brookes University on 12th September 2018 at their Oxford Campus.
In the morning session Dr Rozana Himaz, discussed the
research presented in her book (co-authored with Professor Christopher Hood)
"A Century of Fiscal Squeeze Politics: 100 Years of Austerity, Politics, and Bureaucracy in Britain", published by Oxford University Press. This
was followed by Dr Ge Teng’s presentation on the characteristics of the Chinese
Housing Market, Professor Manfredi’s work on the “Challenges of Active Ageing
for the Workplace and the Labour Market” and Dr Anne Humbert’s research on “Gender
and Diversity at Work: A Multi-level Perspective.”
In the afternoon session
Professor Hua Li spoke about “Embracing Innovation for Peace: Myth of
China’s Rise and Fall of Globalisation”, followed by Dr Zhenhai Li’s research
on the “Application of Alternative Data to Quantitative Trade” and Professor
Guy Liu’s research on “How does the Chinese Market Value Stock Liquidity?” with
reference to US, UK and Germany.
This event included a tour of PHBS campus and
a view of the idyllic surroundings from Foxcombe Hall tower. This seminar
offered the opportunity to explore common areas of research interests and
possible future collaborations.