Professor for Urban and regional development in China
Xuejin Zuo is currently the executive vice (acting) president and senior research fellow at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, and the director of the Institute of Economics at the Academy. He got his MA in economics at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences in 1982; and Ph.D. in economics at the University of Pittsburgh in 1989. He was the postdoctoral research fellow at the Princeton University and a visiting scholar at the U.S. Census Bureau during 1989-91. His Research interests focus on Population Economics, Urban and regional development, social security program reforms.