Dr. Penelope PRIME
Dr. Penelope Prime (潘萍) is the professor of International Business at the Institute of International Business, J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University, and Director of the China Research Center. She will be a panel moderator.
Prime’s research focus is on the development of emerging markets, with particular emphasis on China. Her experience includes directing study abroad programs to China, conducting field research, and analyzing China’s economy for the U.S. Bureau of the Census from 1991-1998, and working with companies on developing their China strategy.
- Prime, Penelope B. “Emerging Market Challenges: Moving Beyond Trade to Promote the Middle Class and Avoid the Middle-Income Trap.” Mercer Law Review, Walter F. Georgia School of Law, Vol. 65, No. 3, 2014, pp. 733-758.
- Qi, Li and Penelope B. Prime. “Determinants of Firm Leverage: Further Evidence from China.” Chinese Economy, Vol. 46, No. 2, 2013, pp. 74-106.
- Prime, Penelope B. “Utilizing FDI to Stay Ahead: The Case of Singapore.” Studies in Comparative International Development, Vol. 47, No. 2, 2012, pp. 139-160.
- Prime, Penelope B., Vijaya Subrahmanyam and Miao Lin Chen. “Competitiveness in India and China: The FDI Puzzle.” Asia Pacific Business Review, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2012, pp.303-333.