Lizzi C. Lee is an economist turned journalist. She graduated from MIT’s Ph.D. program in Economics before joining the New York-based independent Chinese media outlet Wall St TV. She is currently the host of The Signal Live with Lizzi Lee, powered by The China Project, where she interviews the most knowledgeable minds on China for analysis of the ever-evolving business and technology ecosystem. She also serves as an honorary junior fellow of the Chinese Economy program at the Asia Society Policy Institute’s Center for China Analysis.

Last Updated: March 1, 2023



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