education:
  • Ph.D. in Economics, Harvard University (Sept 1978–June 1982),
  • M.A. in Economics, Yale Uniersity (Sep. 1977–June 1982),
  • B.Sc. in Engineering (Civil) and BA in Economics, Swarthmore College (Sep. 1973–May 1976).
languages:

Mandarin (fluent), Cantonese (fluent), Taiwanese (fluent), Indonesian (fluent).

Wing Thye Woo

Member of the CASE Advisory Council

Member of the CASE Advisory Council

 

Background:

Current Positions:

  • President, Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia (JCI), Sunway University, (2014–present),
  • Professor at the Department of Economics at the University of California at Davis,
  • Director, East Asia Program of the Center for Globalization and Sustainable Development at the Earth Institute, Columbia University,
  • Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Columbia University, (2002–present),
  • Distinguished Professor, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, (2012–present).

Previous Positions: 

  • Special Advisor for East Asian Economies in the Millennium Project of the United Nations (2002-2005),
  • Faculty Associate, Harvard Institute for International Development, (1997–2000),
  • Special Advisor, U.S. Treasury, (1997–1998),
  • Advisor to Asia Foundation project "Economies in Transition", (1994-96).

 

 

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