Yukon Huang

Senior Fellow | Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Yukon Huang
  • Senior Fellow, Carnegie Asia Program Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Former Chief, World Bank’s Resident Mission in Beijing
  • Research focuses on China’s economy and its regional and global impact.

Yukon Huang is a senior fellow at the Carnegie Asia Program, where his research focuses on China's economic development and its impact on Asia and the global economy.

He has previously served as the World Bank's country director in China and held many other roles at the World Bank, the U.S. Treasury, and other places.

He's an A-list commentator for the Financial Times on China, with articles appearing regularly in other major media, such as the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Foreign Affairs. He appears frequently on CCTV in China, and international broadcasts, including CNN and BBC.

Huang is the author of a forthcoming book on why perspectives on the Chinese economy vary so widely.

Huang earned his BA at Yale and his MA and PhD at Princeton.

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