Lin Xiong
Title: Dr
First Name: Lin
Surname: Xiong
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 263130

Role and Responsibilities
Dr Lin Xiong is a lecturer in the Management department and teaches both undergraduate and postgraduate economics modules.

Research Interests
Dr Xiong's main research interests are in the areas of financial development, entrepreneurship, applied macroeconomics and transition economies.

Social Capital and Access to Bank Financing: The Case of Chinese Entrepreneurs, (with O. Talavera and X. Xiong), Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, accepted.

Research Grant
Royal Society of Edinburgh - Natural Science Foundation of China (10,640 GBP) - December 2008; jointly with Oleksandr Talavera (Durham University) and Xiong Xiong (Tianjin University, China)