Henry Hao is a Principal Economist at CRU. He is based in CRU’s Singapore office and is responsible for the macroeconomic coverage of Asia.
Henry joined CRU in 2021 from academia in the US, where he has over 15 years of experience in economics teaching and research. Henry has published his research through several journal articles and working papers on topics including the Great Trade Collapse and China’s Belt and Road Initiative. Henry taught undergraduate and graduate courses focused on energy economics, international trade and development economics.
Henry holds a PhD and an MSc in Economics from the University of California, Davis and a BSc in Public Finance from National Chengchi University, Taiwan. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst and a part-time lecturer of economics at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
To revive the sluggish property sector and bolster consumer confidence, the PBoC significantly ramped up its targeted stimulus measures in December 2023 through its...