“I actively work to get students to find teammates who think differently than they do. You can’t be successful in management if you only have a single point of view or a particular set of skills.”
China Center for Financial Research
The China Center for Financial Research (CCFR) is a joint collaboration between MIT Sloan and Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management in Beijing. The CCFR initiates and supports high-quality research geared toward the responsible development of China’s financial policies, its financial markets and institutions, and its corporate governance structure. Directed by MIT Sloan Professor Jiang Wang, the center serves as an open research platform and connection point for researchers from Tsinghua, MIT Sloan, and other institutions throughout China and the United States.
The CCFR also facilitates education and training programs designed to meet China’s pressing need for researchers and educators in finance. Program activities include:
- A yearly international conference on finance that is held in China
- An advanced summer training program and workshop for young Chinese researchers, finance faculty, and graduate students taught by professors from MIT Sloan and other international universities and organizations
"Three things impress me the most here at MIT: energy, diversity, and creativity. As an IFF, I am so fortunate to be here and to learn from the "masters" of graduate education. Everyone here is so generous that they share with us their experiences and expertise. It is truly an eye-opening and mind-blowing adventure which I will remember forever."