Prof. XIE Danyang, PhD
Chair Professor
Acting Dean of Society Hub

Research Interest

  • Endogenous economic growth
  • Fiscal policy
  • Money and banking


Professor Danyang Xie, Chair Professor of Economics, HKUST; Acting Dean of Society Hub, HKUST (GZ). Danyang Xie received his Ph.D in Economics from the University of Chicago in 1992. His previous affiliations include University of Montreal (Assistant Professor, 1991-1994), the International Monetary Fund (Economist and Senior Economist, 2000-2004), Tsinghua University (Special Appointment Professor, 2002-2005), and Wuhan University (Dean of the Economics and Management School). At HKUST (1993-2002, 2004-present), he served as Department Head in Economics between April 2007 and June 2010 and Director of Shui On Centre for China Business and Management between May 2011 and July 2013. He had been a member of the Currency Board Sub-Committee of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee between 2011 and 2016. He was an Independent Director of Bank of Communications-Schroders Fund Management Co. Ltd between 2011 and 2018. His research interest includes endogenous economic growth, fiscal policy, and money and banking.