Lecturer in Finance, Dr. Haoyong Zhou has recently returned from a Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and National Science Foundation of China (NSFC) funded trip to China. He was invited to give a talk about some of this current research at an event organised by ESRC and NSFC.
The aim of the symposium was to facilitate UK and Chinese researchers in research collaboration and fund application. Many of the leading Chinese universities attended the event and each attendee gave a speech on the the topic of developing financial systems to support sustainable growth in China.Dr. Zhou gave a talk about his research on cross-border mergers and acquisitions of Chinese firms.