Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Shuxiu Zhang's research interests include economic diplomacy decision-making processes and the Chinese political economy, international trade, negotiation psychology and politics, and climate change.
She is an experienced trade negotiator, policy adviser, and trade policy development.
Shuxiu Zhang is a qualified Tea Sommelier, with a strong passion for the history and craft of tea-making, teaware, and tea history.
She has a strong interests in family, travelling, walking, fashion and design (particularly cubist and dada art and furniture).
The Yellow Brick Road to People Politics: How the 1997-1998 East Asian Financial Crisis Justified a Role for Civil Society in Global Finance
Published: Jul 21, 2010 by Journal of Human Security
Authors: Shuxiu Zhang
Subjects: Economics, Finance, Business & Industry, Asian Studies
In 1997/8, the East Asian financial crisis profoundly exposed the flaws embedded in the governance of global finance, and attracted much attention from civil society, which presented numerous proposals to either overhaul or amend the existing financial architecture. But what are we to make of people politics? This article investigates whether the crisis spawned a role for civil society in global financial governance.