Qingwei Meng

Dr Qingwei Meng is a Senior Research Economist in the Development Research Department of the African Development Bank where he carries out research on topics related to development economics, financial inclusion, infrastructure development, etc. He also supports the Bank’s private sector operations by conducting ex-ante assessments of additionality and development impacts. Previously, he worked as a Research Consultant in the Office of the Chief Economist and Vice President of the Bank, undertaking research projects on a variety of topics including fiscal and monetary policies, financial regulation, regional integration, and capital flight. He holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Birmingham (UK), and his research interests are in the area of corporate finance, corporate governance, money and banking, financial markets, etc.

Content by Qingwei Meng
  • Blog post

    Can intra-regional trade act as a global shock absorber in Africa?

    Trade is a fundamental driver of economic growth and productive employment. Identifying effective policies that can enhance regional economic integration is an essential component of the new Sustainable Development Goals. In this fourth piece for the IGC, South Asia @ LSE and Africa @ LSE  cross-blog series, Zuzana Brixiová, Qingwei Meng, and Professor Mthuli Ncube...

    24 Sep 2015 | Zuzana Brixiova, Qingwei Meng, Mthuli Ncube