Ying Zhang has joined BBVA Research as an Economist since October, 2018. She currently takes responsibilities in preparing daily market kickoff, monitoring media sentiment on key Chinese companies, and investigating vulnerability for China stated-owned enterprises, housing and shadow banking sectors, rate policies, and etc. She also helps with economic analysis on BBVA’s partner countries and assists the Chief Economist as well as inner teams conducting researches.
Prior to the position, Ying Zhang has spent two years serving as a research assistant on Chinese economic projects. She has also joined China’s Micro- and Small-enterprises to interview and survey the companies in South China.
She obtained MPhil in Economics degree at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and finished her study in Finance at the Southwestern University of Finance and Economics. Her previous research filed involved development economics, microeconomics theory and applied econometrics.