Sara Hsu

CEO at China Rising Capital Forecast

Travels from Knoxville, Tennessee

Sara Hsu is an expert on Chinese shadow banking, fintech and economic development.

In 2020 she co-published her book “China’s fintech explosion” at Columbia University Press.

Dr. Hsu has previously co-authored two books on shadow banking, Informal Finance in China: American and Chinese Perspectives (2009) and Chinese Shadow Financial System (2012; in Chinese), and has written a book on Chinese development entitled Lessons in Sustainable Development for China and Taiwan.  Dr. Hsu is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the State University of New York at New Paltz; her additional research includes work on Chinese urbanization, Asian economic development, and financial crises.

You can read some of her recent articles here.

Sara Hsu discusses in the China Weekly Hangout the dangers of the bubble in shadow banking.