New research cooperation with the Zhejiang University Center for Internet and Financial Innovation (CIFI)
On December 18th, 2015, new research cooperation was agreed between EBS Chair of Corporate Finance and Higher Education Finance and Zhejiang University Center for Internet and Financial Innovation (CIFI), during Prof. Ulrich Hommel’s visit to Zhejiang University in Hangzhou China.
Both sides decided to further develop their bilateral cooperation in a wider range of research areas and to further conduct a series of joint research projects. Both sides also agree to explore the possibility of a more in-depth inter-institutional partnership, which includes joint-teaching, joint supervision of thesis projects, faculty exchanges, etc.
Zhejiang University was founded in 1897, and is one of China’s most prestigious institutions of higher education. The Center for Internet and Financial Innovation (CIFI) of Zhejiang University is one of leading research institute on digital finance, financial innovation, supply chain finance etc. in China.