World Economics Authors

Friedrich Wu


Friedrich WuFriedrich Wu is an adjunct associate professor at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Prior to joining academia, he was a vice president/head of economic research at the DBS Bank, the largest banking group in Singapore and in Southeast Asia, for 17 years (1985–2001), and a director of economics at Singapore’s Ministry of Trade & Industry for five years (2001–05). His 80-plus book chapters, peer-reviewed academic journal articles, and newspaper and magazine op-eds cover a wide range of economic, financial and political issues in Asia. He obtained his PhD from the University of Washington, Seattle, US.

Papers Published in World Economics:

       The Chinese Renminbi (Yuan)