Tu Xinquan is currently Professor and Deputy Director of the China Institute for WTO Studies at the University of International Business and Economics located in Beijing, China. He received his Ph.D. in International Trade from the same institution in 2004. Between 2006-2007, he was a visiting scholar at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University. In the summer of 2009, he was invited as a visiting fellow by the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy(KIEP). He conducted his research on the GPA under the WTO Secretariat for three months in 2011. His research and teaching focuses on Chinese trade policy, WTO, Government procurement, US trade policy, and US-China trade relations.
He authored China’s position, role and strategy in the WTO (published by The Press of UIBE, 2005) and published a number of papers and chapters in books. He has been granted a number of research projects by the China Social Science Foundation, the Ministries of Commerce, Education, Finance etc. He was also interviewed by CCTV, Bloomberg, Reuters, Xinhua News Agency, and other major media on hot issues in relation to China’s trade and economic situation, and China’s international economic relations.