David Dickinson is Director of the China Research Cluster (Birmingham Business School) at the University of Birmingham where he has spent most of his academic career.
He has been a visiting Professor at Universities in France, Portugal, Japan, China, Russia and Australia. David has research interests in Banking and Financial Markets and has been undertaking research on China over the last 15 years. He has published widely in journal and books. He has been a consultant for the World Bank and GATT.
He is currently Recorder of Section F (Economics) of the British Science Association. He obtained his from undergraduate degree from the University of Manchester and a PhD from the University of Sheffield.