Professor Wen HAI海闻 教授

Professor Wen HAI is vice Chairman of Peking University Council, the founding Dean of Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS), and Professor of Peking University. He was former vice President of PKU;and the Chancellor of Shenzhen Graduate School. In 1977, Professor HAI was enrolled by Peking University. He received his Ph.D. & MA in Economics, University of California in 1991. Immediately after graduation, he returned to his homeland and helped build modern China since the reform and opening up policy. In 1994, Professor HAI, Yifu LIN, Gang YI, and Weiying ZHANG co-founded the China Center for Economic Research (CCER), which then laid the foundation for the establishment of National School of Development, one of the most important national think-tanks in China. In 1998, he founded the CENET website focusing on China’s economic research and education, which has influenced and contributed to the creation and development of many financial and economic websites. In 2001, he initiated the founding of the China Economics Annual Conference, nurturing many outstanding young economists. In 2004, Professor HAI founded Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) and served as PHBS dean. In 2017, he is awarded of the most influnctial economist in China by NetEasy which is the most popular online network in China. In the same year, not only did he found the Sargent Institute for Quantitative Economics and Finance, led by Nobel laureate in economics Thomas J. Sargent, in PHBS, but also, he took a lead in setting up PHBS UK campus. This is the first independent Campus of the University in China's higher education set up in the developed world. 海闻教授是北京大学校务委员会副主任,北京大学汇丰商学院建院院长、北京大学经济学教授。曾经任职北京大学副校长、原北京大学深圳研究生院院长。 1977年,海教授被北京大学录取;1991年获得加州大学经济学硕士和博士学位。毕业后他立即回国,是第一批改革开放以后归国作贡献的经济学家。1994年,他和林毅夫博士、易纲教授、张维迎等6个人一起创立了北京大学中国经济研究中心,立志于推动中国经济研究的本土化、规范化和国际化。1998年,他创立了计算机工程与网络技术国际学术会议(CENet),为计算机工程和网络技术领域的研究者、教育者、工程师和政府官员提供一个论坛,以用来交流看法及最新研究成果的传播。2001年,他创立了中国经济学年会,培养着无数杰出的年轻经济学家。 2004年,海教授成立北京大学汇丰商学院并担任院长。2017年,他获得了网易当年中国最有影响力的经济学家。当年,他还在北大汇丰创立了由诺贝尔经济学奖得主Thomas J. Sargent领导的萨金特数量经济与金融研究所,建立了中国高校吸引国际顶尖社会科学人才的新模式。同年,海教授带领建立汇丰商学院英国校区,成为第一个进入发达国家、 独立管理学位课程的中国高等教育机构。