On the morning of May 16, 2019, AMR Vice President Wu Xiaohua received a four-member delegation headed by Party Secretary Liang Yingda of the Chinese Academy of Science and Technology for Development (CASTED). The delegation was on an investigation tour. Also present at the meeting were Director Liu Xu of the General Office, Director Yang Ping and Deputy Director Luo Rong of the Department of Research Planning and Management, and Dr. Tang Congcong of the Think Tank Department.
Vice President Wu welcomed the visiting delegation and briefed it on AMR’s history, organizational structure, and research management. The two sides also conducted in-depth exchanges on the development of think tanks, assessment mechanisms, cooperation and exchanges. Party Secretary Liang said that they had benefited a lot from this investigation and the two sides should establish a closer cooperation and contact mechanism based on the Chinese Macroeconomic Think Tank Alliance.
After the meeting, Vice President Wu presented Party Secretary Liang with AMR’s annual report and a series of books entitled 40 Years of Reform and Opening-up: China’s Economic Development.