Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP), Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)
The Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) was founded in 1964. It is an Institute of the CASS and is devoted to the study of international economics and politics. IWEP currently has a staff of about 130 at eleven research divisions, five editorial offices, six research centers and IWEP’s administrative offices. The Institute also manages two national academic societies.
IWEP is engaged in policy-oriented and theoretical research, mainly covering global macroeconomy, international finance, international trade, international investment, developmental economics, industrial economics, international political theory, international strategy, international political economy, global governance and world energy. IWEP research has a special focus on China's economic practices and policies.
Since its establishment, IWEP has been closely involved in extensive international collaboration and exchange programs with leading international think tanks, universities, international organizations and the relevant departments of foreign governments. IWEP also has a visiting scholar program for certain foreign scholars. IWEP regularly organizes academic seminars and conferences to discuss international issues of the day.
IWEP provides educational opportunities through the Department of World Economics and Politics at the Graduate School of CASS, offering Doctorate Degrees on World Economy and International Relations, Master’s Degrees on World Economy, Finance, International Trade and Investment, and International Politics. The Institute also has post-doctoral research programs.
IWEP publishes the following academic journals: World Economics and Politics (monthly), The Journal of World Economy (monthly), International Economic Review (bi-monthly), China & World Economy (bi-monthly, in English), The Yearbook of World Economy (annually). In addition, the IWEP also publishes books and working papers on a broad set of international issues, such as The Yellow Book of World Economy, The Yellow Book of International Politics, Frontier Issues on World Economics, and Frontier Issues on International Relations Theories and Strategies.
Director: Professor ZHANG Yuyan
Global Macroeconomy International Finance International Trade International Investment Economic Development International Politics Theory International Strategy International Political Economy Marxism World Political Economy Theory Global Governance World Energy
Editorial Offices World Economics and Politics The Journal of World Economy International Economic Review China & World Economy The Yearbook of World Economy
Administration Office of General Affairs Office of Research Management Office of Personnel
Academic Support Divisions Division of Information National Societies China Society of World Economics China Society of Emerging Economies (CSEE)
Research Centers Research Center for International Finance The Global M&A Research Center Research Center for World Economic History Research Center for Corporate Governance Research Center for Development Research Center for International Economic and Strategic Studies
Address: 5 Jianguomennei Dajie, Beijing 100732, China