Ligang Song

Ligang Song

Ligang Song is Associate Professor in Crawford School of Economics and Government, and Director of China Economy Program at The Australian National University. His research interests include international economics, development economics and policy studies, and the Chinese economy. His main publications include a monograph entitled Changing Global Comparative Advantage: Evidence from Asia and the Pacific, published by Addison-Wesley (1996), a co-authored book entitled Private Enterprise in China, published by Asia Pacific Press (2001), and a co-authored book entitled China’s Ownership Transformation: Process, Outcomes, Prospects, published by the World Bank (2005).  His recent publications include several co-authored journal articles: ‘China as a global manufacturing powerhouse: strategic considerations and structural adjustment’, published in China and World Economy, 18 (1), 2010: 1-32; ‘Will Chinese growth slow after the Lewis turning point?’ published in China Economic Journal, 3 (2), 2010: 211-221; ‘Urbanisation of migrant workers and expansion of domestic demand’, published in Social Sciences in China, 31 (3), 2010: 194-216; ‘Foreign direct investment and environmental pollution in China: a simultaneous equations estimation’, published in Environment and Development Economics, 16, 2010: 71-92. His current projects include the ARC Linkage project on China’s rapid industrialisation and its increasing demand on mineral resources focusing on the transformation of China’s steel industry (a co-edited book to be published by Edward Elgar), and a co-authored monograph on China’s Tests of Limits to Growth (to be published by Oxford University Press).  He teaches graduate courses in development economics and the Chinese economy and supervises a number of PhD students in Crawford School. He has been involved in organising the annual China Update conferences at ANU since 1998 and co-editing the China Update book series with ANU Press since 2002 and jointly with Social Sciences Academy Press of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences since 2007.

China's New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 2

China's New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 2 »

Human Capital, Innovation and Technological Change

Edited by: Ligang Song, Ross Garnaut, Cai Fang, Lauren Johnston
ISBN (print): 9781760461294
ISBN (online): 9781760461300
Publication date: July 2017
China's new sources of economic growth : reform, resources  and climate change

China's New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 1 »

Reform, Resources and Climate Change

Edited by: Ligang Song, Ross Garnaut, Cai Fang, Lauren Johnston
ISBN (print): 9781760460341
ISBN (online): 9781760460358
Publication date: July 2016

China's Domestic Transformation in a Global Context »

Edited by: Ligang Song, Ross Garnaut, Cai Fang, Lauren Johnston
ISBN (print): 9781925022681
ISBN (online): 9781925022698
Publication date: July 2015

Deepening Reform for China's Long-term Growth and Development »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Cai Fang, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781925021769
ISBN (online): 9781925021776
Publication date: July 2014

China: A New Model for Growth and Development »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Cai Fang, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781921666483
ISBN (online): 9781921666490
Publication date: July 2013

China 2002 »

WTO entry and world recession

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781922144522
ISBN (online): 9781922144539
Publication date: December 2012

Dilemmas of China's growth in the Twenty-First Century »

Edited by: Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781922144584
ISBN (online): 9781922144591
Publication date: December 2012

Private Enterprise in China »

Authored by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song, Yang Yao, Xiaolu Wang
ISBN (print): 9781922144478
ISBN (online): 9781922144485
Publication date: December 2012

China: New Engine of World Growth »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781922144546
ISBN (online): 9781922144553
Publication date: December 2012

China: Twenty Years of Economic Reform »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781922144454
ISBN (online): 9781922144461
Publication date: December 2012

APEC and liberalisation of the Chinese economy »

Edited by: Peter Drysdale, Zhang Yunling, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781922144560
ISBN (online): 9781922144577
Publication date: December 2012

Rebalancing and Sustaining Growth in China »

Edited by: Huw Mckay, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781921862793
ISBN (online): 9781921862809
Publication date: July 2012

Rising China: Global Challenges and Opportunities (Chinese version) »

崛起的中国:全球机遇与挑战(预售)

Edited by: Jane Golley, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9787509732328
Publication date: May 2012

Rising China: Global Challenges and Opportunities »

Edited by: Jane Golley, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781921862281
ISBN (online): 9781921862298
Publication date: June 2011

China: The Next Twenty Years of Reform and Development (Chinese version) »

中国:未来二十年的改革与发展

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Jane Golley, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9787509719398
Publication date: June 2011

China: The Next Twenty Years of Reform and Development »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Jane Golley, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9781921666285
ISBN (online): 9781921666292
Publication date: July 2010

China's New Place in a World in Crisis (Chinese version) »

全球金融危机下的中国:经济、地缘政治和环境的视角

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song, Wing Thye Woo
ISBN (print): 9787509713433
Publication date: June 2010

China's New Place in a World in Crisis »

Economic, Geopolitical and Environmental Dimensions

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song, Wing Thye Woo
ISBN (print): 9781921536960
ISBN (online): 9781921536977
Publication date: July 2009

China's Dilemma »

Economic Growth, the Environment and Climate Change

Edited by: Ligang Song, Wing Thye Woo
ISBN (print): 9780731538195
ISBN (online): 9781921536038
Publication date: July 2008

Japan's Future in East Asia and the Pacific »

Edited by: Mari Pangestu, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9780731538157
ISBN (online): 9781921313622
Publication date: December 2007

China - Linking Markets for Growth »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 9780731538133
ISBN (online): 9781921313387
Publication date: August 2007

The Turning Point in China's Economic Development »

Edited by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 0 7315 3763 7
ISBN (online): 1 920942 76 9
Publication date: August 2006

The China Boom and its Discontents »

Authored by: Ross Garnaut, Ligang Song
ISBN (print): 0 7315 3727 0
ISBN (online): 1 9209 4241 6
Publication date: October 2005