Vice President, Institute of Free TradeZones, Sun Yat-Sen University
Dr. Yanhua Mao currently serves as vicepresident of Institute of Free Trade Zones of Sun Yat-sen University, professorand doctoral supervisor of Institute of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau DevelopmentStudies, director of the Maritime Silk Road and Guangdong-Hong Kong-MacauInternational Collaborative Research Center. He also serves as member of theacademic committee of Guangdong Maritime Silk Road Institute and academiccommittee of the Collaborative Innovation Center of China Pilot Free TradeZone(CICFTZ). His primary research interests include international trade,reginal economics, and the economics of Hong Kong, Macau and the Pearl RiverDelta. He enjoys a high reputation in the research areas of Chinese OpenEconomy and Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau regional economic cooperation. He has wonthe An Zijie Award for International Trade Research and the Award forOutstanding Achievements in Social Science of Guangdong Province.