Welcome to CIBEL Fellow Professor Henry Gao

29 March 2023


CIBEL would like to welcome Professor Henry Gao of the Yong Pung How School of Law, Singapore Management University as a Fellow to the team.  

Professor Henry Gao is a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation and Professor of Law at Singapore Management University. He sits on the Advisory Board of the WTO Chairs Program and the editorial boards of the Journal of International Economic Law and Journal of Financial Regulation. 

Professor Gao has engaged with CIBEL researchers and activities since the centre was established in 2015. In addition to being a regular speaker or commentator in CIBEL events, Professor Gao has worked with CIBEL Co-Director Associate Professor Weihuan Zhou in a range of quality and impactful publications covering cutting-edge issues relating to the US-China trade war, China’s state capitalism, industrial policy and subsidies, the WTO’s Appellate Body crisis and solutions, China’s developing country status and request for joining the CPTPP etc. Most recently, their co-authored book, titled Between Market Economy and State Capitalism China's State-Owned Enterprises and the World Trading System, was published by the Cambridge University Press, followed by a book launch at UNSW Law & Justice. Currently, Professor Gao and Associate Professor Zhou are exploring the nexus between trade and sustainability focusing on China’s energy transition and climate action.   

The CIBEL team looks forward to working more closely with Henry in the future.